One of the best things when it comes to Apple iOS is that you always receive new software and app updates. All you need to do is head to Settings > General > Software Update and install any available updates. An update usually comes with fixes for bugs found in the previous version and performance enhancements.
However, there are exceptions to everything. A number of iPhone owners have reported that they cannot update some iOS apps as their names got stuck on com.apple.mobileinstallation. This causes their apps to crash out. If you are among those users who have been hit by the issue, we are here to help.
This article walks you through the steps on how to fix apps name stuck on com.apple.mobileinstallation on iPhone. Before we begin, try rebooting your iPhone and then update your apps. If nothing changes, make sure your read on.
Offload the problematic apps
Offloading apps may help you fix some issues. This allows you to remove rarely-used apps without removing their documents and data. The process is simple and we will show you how in the section below.
Step one: First off, launch the Settings app from your home screen and then hit General
Step two: Next up, hit iPhone Storage and then select the app you wish to offload
Step three: Now just simply tap on Offload App and confirm your action.
Remove the faulty apps and re-install them
If the above-mentioned solution fails to work for you, the best shot is removing all the faulty apps and then re-install them on your device. Here is how.
Step one: Launch the Settings app on your iPhone and then hit General
Step two: Once you are in, tap on iPhone Storage and then locate all the apps named “com.apple.mobileinstallation”
Step three: Tap on the problematic app and hit Delete App
Step four: Confirm your action.
Got any issues during the process? Let us know in the comments below.