adb server version mismatch react-native run-android

Here is the solution to the problem commonly faced by many of React Native developers that is “adb server version mismatch react-native run-android”.


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The main reason for adb server version mismatch react-native run-android problem is the mismatch of your adb version. You can see the problem here

Open the terminal and run

adb version

Now jump into the SDK >> platform-tools and run 

cd ~/Android/Sdk/platform-tools
adb version

You can find the difference there.


The solution to this problem is very simple. Just copy SDK/platform-tools/adb to /usr/bin using the following command.

sudo cp ~/Android/Sdk/platform-tools/adb /usr/bin

Now run your project again. Hope it will work fine.

If you are still facing the issue with this please mention the problem in the comment below. Thanks for reading. Hope you like it 🙂

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