Samsung Galaxy: How to Fix Apps Crashing or Being Buggy

Restarting your Samsung Galaxy is the basic tweak you need to try to fix apps crashing or being buggy issue. Doing so will refreshes all previously opened applications. Then try to open the apps again. If they remain buggy or constantly crashing, troubleshoot further using the fixes listed below.

How to Fix Apps Crashing or Being Buggy on Samsung Galaxy

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If you are experiencing issues with one or some of the apps you have installed on your Samsung Galaxy smartphone, here are some solutions to your problem:

  • The first step is to restart your Samsung smartphone (Power off, then back on again).
    • Go to Settings > Apps/App Manager.
    • Select the App that you are having issues with.
    • Tap on Clear Data and Clear Cache.
  • Restart your smartphone and test.If the issue is with only one application such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter:
  • If the above steps did not work, try uninstalling the app, and downloading it once more through the Google Play Store.
  • Make sure your device software is up to date by going into your Settings > About > Software Update.
  • If you are experiencing more than one app crashing, you will want to backup and restore your device. Click here for a guide on how to factory reset a Samsung Galaxy smartphone.

I hope that we’ve been able to help you fix the apps crashing issue on your device. We would appreciate it if you help us spread the word so please share this post if you found it helpful. 

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