by solving some minor problems. I’ve had series of people complaining of not
being able to install apps on their Android device, and it always display ‘apps
not installed’ or ‘error encountered while trying to install app’ in the
process of re-install an app on your
==>Corrupted phone storage
/ SD card: This is the most common cause of this error.
==>Corrupted app (apk
==>Permission error: The
Android phone might be going through a permission crisis.
==>Temporary OS glitch: The
Android OS might have encountered a minor error.
==>Apk signed certificate
clash: Trying to install another version of an app (with a different signed
certificate) on the same phone will result in this error.
==>Installing an unsigned
apk: Trying to install an unsigned apk could result in this error.
==>Wrong app installation
location: Some apps will only be successfully installed on phone memory while
others can be installed on both phone memory and SD card. Trying to install the
former on SD card could result in this error.
==>Installing on a mounted
==>Unacceptable apk name:
Renaming some apk files prior to installation has been known to result in this
Two Ways to Fix Application Not Installed on Android Phone?
rooted (comment below for aid)
playstore or download solid explorer and unlocker now.
files, scroll down and check “Back goes to root” .
the folder, “data”.
permission, please grant it.
and open it.
all the installed apps in your phone).
your missing app and delete it. For eg. zarchiver is ru.zdevs.zarchiver.
access your system folders. You might mistakenly tamper with important folders
which leads to phone malfunction. It’s advisable not to access it all,
unless you are aware of your intention and actions.
reset your phone and everything will be back to normal. Before you factory reset, back up all your files to SD card and remove the SD card from your phone.