Here Is How To Fix Installous API Error For iPhone iPad & iPod Touch!

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Fix installous API error. Do you have an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and have installous installed on it but it does not work. Installous shows an API error for iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 2/3, and iPod touch? Well we have multiple solutions to fixing Installous API Error for iOS devices. So lets have a look at these solutions.

Fix installous API error

Fix Installous API Error

The reason Installous shows the API error is, when it can not fetch the API required for downloading any particular application. The API error can pop up for many reasons that is why there is no one permanent solution to fixing the Installous API problem. For on user a single method can easily fix this problem while for others he/she may require trying different methods.

That is why we bring you many solutions to fixing the API error for iPhone, iPad and the iPod touch.

Installous API Error Solution (Method One)

One of the reasons why you see the API error is due to your iOS device not being able to connect to Apptracker. You need to establish an active connection with Apptracker so you do not see the Installous API error again.

Simply follow the steps below to fix Installous API Error.

STEP 1: Make sure you are connected to an active internet connection.

STEP 2: If you are on an active connection go to and see if you can open it. If you can’t it might mean your ISP has blocked it due to piracy reason. (If you can access it Go STEP 5)

You can wait for a couple of hours and see if it is back up again if you are using a dynamic IP address.

STEP 3: If you still can’t access Apptrackr. You will need a proxy server to do that.

STEP 4: Find a proxy server by searching online. Once you find it head over to Settings > Wi-Fi > Wi-Fi Network and choose your HTTP Proxy by tapping on the Manual button.

STEP 5: Once it is back up again, reboot your iOS device; this API error would be fixed.

This should fix the Installous API error but if it does not, try the next method below.

Solution To Installous API Error (Method two)

This method to fix Installous error requires you to remove AppSync and Installous.

Step 1: Go to cydia and uninstall AppSync and installous.

Step 2: Turn off your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and switch it on again.

Step 3: Now install AppSync first and than Installous 5.

Step 4: Download a free app from AppStore.

Step 5: Now download an app from installous and it will work without any error.

Fix Installous API Error By Changing DNS (Method three)

This method which was suggested to us by some users who tried this and it worked for them requires you to change your DNS number to To change your DNS number follow the simple steps below.

STEP 1: Launch settings app on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

STEP 2: Now tap on Wi-Fi and select your Wi-Fi network. (Tap on the blue arrow next to the network name)

STEP 3: Now tap on DNS and change it to

These method should definitely fix your Installous API error but if you still can not get your Installous to work, leave a comment below with what you tried and what was the final result so we can check if you have followed the steps correctly.

If you tried those methods and they worked for you or you tried a completely new method and it worked to fix the installous API error do comment below to let everyone know.

Disclaimer: This article is for informational purpose only, is against any form of piracy. Pleasedownload Apps from the App Store. Installous is for testing purpose only.

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29 Comments to Here Is How To Fix Installous API Error For iPhone iPad & iPod Touch!

  1. Captian Price

    I’ve tried everything except wifi method because I’ve dynamic ip, but still I get API error, even I haven’t downloaded any app from last 2 months.

  2. I’ve tried all three of these methods to no avail, it’s very strange. I can view older apps with no api error at all, but I always receive one when looking at the newer ones.

  3. I fixed the problem by turning on local sharing in installous setting. iOS 5.1.1 ipad3new and fns to
    Good luck!

  4. I did the method 2 and now instead of API error, API unavailable, it’s now API error, resource not found. Already tried to set the carrier manually and I have the 3G sign, but it still says resource not found. Now what should I do?

  5. Hey make sure when you do these steps to go to on THE DEVICE. i found this was the only step making it not work 🙂 email me if u have questions

  6. I have tried all the options but nothing works, I am trying to get whatsapp on my ipod touch 2g mc cause it was restored, I have had whatsapp already for half a year but now its nit in isnstallous anymore for me, can someone please tell me what I need to do? I did a restore yesterday an the jaolbreak is from greenpois0n, further I have nothing downloaded in cydia, only Installous 5 and whatspad, I also tried to downgrade to installous 4 but that also didn’t work!

  7. Rami Ghandour

    I tried every step but I can still see the API error on Installous. I need Installous to work, very extremely urgent because I have Whatsapp on iPod and its not working because I should update it. I tried to write when I used the third method but it’s still not working..
    Please I need help now for the API error and please help me.

    • Guys this problem is continuously bothering me and I haven’t solved it. But a way to overcome it is to install Appstorelous…
      Using Appstorelous you can search an app in App Store and apart from the apps price you will have two more options thanks to appstorelous.

      Selecting install button you will be directed to installous and if the app exists in your cydia sources you would be able to download it.

    • When i tried just about every step nevertheless I am able to nevertheless begin to see the API mistake upon Installous. We need Installous to be effective, quite incredibly critical simply because We’ve Whatsapp upon ipod device and its no longer working simply because I should revise the item. When i tried to publish 8. 8. 8. 8. as i applied the third process nevertheless it’s nevertheless no longer working..
      You should We need help currently for that API mistake as well as remember to help me.

  8. When i attempted each action yet I can nonetheless see the API malfunction with Installous. I needed Installous to work, really extremely urgent because I have Whatsapp with mp3 player as well as no longer working because I would replace the item. When i attempted to post 8. 8. 8. 8. after i used your third method yet it’s nonetheless no longer working..
    You need to I needed guide at this point for that API malfunction in addition to make sure you guide everyone.

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