This guide will suggest you some steps for troubleshooting the ESPN app not working on an android device. This issue may bar you from watching preferred live content from the ESPN app. After reading the steps, you will be able to troubleshoot the problem on your own. The content of this post will be helpful for you if you are facing issues like freezing videos during the playback or login problems.
WatchESPN app on Android device
With the WatchESPN app installed on android, users can watch their favorite sports whenever and wherever they want. They can watch live sports, games and play through ESPN2, 3 ESPNU, and SEC network available 24×7. Apart from this, users can enjoy the latest news and highlights of sports matches from on-demand videos available on ESPN news, Deportes, longhorn network, and more with the live streaming option available on said networks.
How to fix problems encountered on Android?
The WatchESPN app is not down for longer periods most of the time. However, it is still possible for that to happen. It is when a large number of viewers start watching the sports from the beginning at the same time. This can, in turn, burden the server. Subsequently, it can give rise to the buffering problem. Now, we will discuss the most common problems along with their effective solutions.
How to solve the skipping, buffering, and freezing problem?
The problem of video skipping, buffering and freezing has been reported by most ESPN users. They have complained that when they try to watch the video, they come across a buffering problem. The steps to troubleshoot this problem are:
- Restart the WatchESPN app.
- Switch off the android phone through the power button.
- Change to another android device.
- Change the network from wireless to LTE.
- Reset your router.
How to solve the WatchESPN login issues?
Another common problem is the ‘Login issue’. Some users find it difficult to log in to the ESPN app from their android device. If you come across this problem, then reset the app and check whether the device is using the latest version or not. If not, try to log in again.
Apart from this, don’t forget to check the username and password before entering it. You can get it confirmed by the cable company or from the streaming service provider. If you have taken the friends’ or parents’ login, then you can ask them if they have changed the password.
How to solve WatchESPN app crashes
If the app installed on the android device keeps on crashing again and again, then you can follow the below-mentioned steps. These steps will solve almost all issues pertaining to WatchESPN.
- Close the app from the home screen of your device and open it again and check if the problem is resolved or not.
- Update the WatchESPN app.
- Install the app again from scratch after uninstalling it on any android device.
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