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By Lior G

Problem

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An Android device fails to install application applications after many successful installations and the following error is received:Get error 'INSTALL_FAILED_INSUFFICIENT_STORAGE' during application installation.

Uninstalling applications does not help. Rebooting the device may temporarily resolve this issue. 

Solution

Factory reset the device. 

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Solution

When you install and uninstall applications on our your automatic tests - Android android assigns a UID number to each application. The numbers are between range from 10000 to 19999. When you uninstall an app, Android does not releasing release the numbers when we uninstall an app which is the bug. After . Therefore, after 9999 installations (and removals) - , there are no more numbers to allocate and the next application installation fails to install.

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. In addition, extra folders are left behind. 

To solve these issues, a device factory reset must take place.Please see: the issue, you need to perform a factory reset on the device. For details, see https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=74963.