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Parse error

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Customer receiving screen notification to the effect of a “Parse error” or error message stipulating: “There was a problem parsing the package” can correct such easily.

Usually, root cause generating such error results from downloading and trying to install a corrupt application file (file format: *.apk) as reasons are pretty limited:

  1. Downloaded .apk file is corrupted.
  2. App Installation from Unknown Source could be disabled on your phone.
  3. App is not compatible with your Smartphone OS version.

 Troubleshooting steps

1. Allow App installation from unknown source.

    Settings > General > Security > Unknown sources > Enable

2. Try downloading App once more and installing it.

3. Make sure the App is compatible with your phone OS.

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