com.android.dex.DexIndexOverflowException: method ID not in [0, 0xffff]: 65536

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You have too many methods (more than 65k) in your project and libs.

Prevent the Problem: Reduce the number of methods with Play Services 6.5+ and support-v4 24.2+. To fix include multidex library in gradle:

com.android.support:multidex:1.0.0

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method ID not in [0, 0xffff]: 65536
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method ID not in [0, 0xffff]: 65536
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method ID not in [0, 0xffff]: 65536
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method ID not in [0, 0xffff]: 65536
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com.android.dex.DexIndexOverflowException: method ID not in [0, 0xffff]: 65536
at com.android.dx.merge.DexMerger$6.updateIndex(DexMerger.java:502)
at com.android.dx.merge.DexMerger$IdMerger.mergeSorted(DexMerger.java:277)
at com.android.dx.merge.DexMerger.mergeMethodIds(DexMerger.java:491)
at com.android.dx.merge.DexMerger.mergeDexes(DexMerger.java:168)
at com.android.dx.merge.DexMerger.merge(DexMerger.java:189)
at com.android.dx.command.dexer.Main.mergeLibraryDexBuffers(Main.java:454)
at com.android.dx.command.dexer.Main.runMonoDex(Main.java:303)
at com.android.dx.command.dexer.Main.run(Main.java:246)
at com.android.dx.command.dexer.Main.main(Main.java:215)

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