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Android Build a Simple Android App Getting Started with Android Running the Fun Facts Project

Paolo Hoyumpa
Paolo Hoyumpa
1,170 Points

Error:installation failed since app’s minSdkVersion (API 23, N preview) is newer than device’s API level (API 21)

installation failed since app’s minSdkVersion (API 23, N preview) is newer than device’s API level (API 21)

3 Answers

Andre' Jones
Andre' Jones
26,671 Points

Try changing your minSdk Version in your manifest file to 21 or below.

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,407 Points

You're using the preview version of the future Android N that was released recently for testing/evaluation purposes. That version is experimental at this point and using version N for the SDK will only work with a Version N emulator image. You want to reduce any of the SDK versions in the manifest/gradle files to be no higher that 23.

Paolo Hoyumpa
Paolo Hoyumpa
1,170 Points

Thanks a lot guys! Its working now...