Application is Crashing
ℹ️ There can be several reasons why an app may be crashing on your phone. Here are a few possible causes ordered by most likely to unlikely:
- Outdated device or operating system
- Insufficient memory
- Outdated app version
- Conflicts with other apps
- Corrupt app data, e.g. manually imported backup
Here is what you can do about it
⚠️ Before you start troubleshooting, it is a good idea to create a backup, so you are not risking losing your data.
If an application is crashing on your phone, here are a few things you can try:
- Restart your phone: Sometimes, simply restarting your phone can resolve the issue.
- Clear the app cache: Go to Settings > Apps > the app that is crashing > Storage > Clear Cache. This can help resolve issues related to the app's cache.
- Uninstall and reinstall the app: This can help resolve issues related to the app's installation or configuration.
- Check for updates: Make sure that you have the latest version of the app installed. Go to the App Store or Play Store, search for the app, and check if there is an update available.
- Check for system updates: Make sure that your phone is running the latest version of the operating system. Go to Settings > System > Software Update.
- Contact the app developer: If none of the above steps work, contact the app developer for support. You can usually find the developer's contact information on the app's store page.