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Messenger no longer works after update [answered]

asked 2019-05-03 13:53:37 +0300

jeskata gravatar image

Updated today from Android Store and it fails to start. Force stopped, cleared cache and data, uninstalled and reinstalled. No luck. Messenger Lite works though.

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The question has been closed for the following reason "the question is answered, an answer was accepted" by jeskata
close date 2019-07-09 23:34:43.412134

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answered 2019-05-03 19:34:57 +0300

DrDweeb gravatar image

My version was a little old and the store said that I could not upgrade due to a signature mismatch. So I deleted the installed version and reinstalled the latest version. Then I had the same problem, it simply crashed/disappeared on startup. I deleted it again, reinstalled it and I did some other installs and reboots and now it seems to be working.

On the other hand, FB had exactly the same issue (signature mismatch) and deleted/reinstalled and has not recovered. It simply explodes on startup.

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answered 2019-07-09 16:18:14 +0300

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Installed Messenger again after using Lite and now it works. Strange, maybe FB has fixed something or the moon is just in the correct position.

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Well if it works, you can close this question then

Sakke ( 2019-07-09 16:32:42 +0300 )edit

if it is related to aliendalvik, why close it? might be a bug maybe?

babo ( 2019-07-10 05:35:15 +0300 )edit

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