Failed to download latest version for app!

Failed to download latest version for app!

If you receive a message that the app "Failed to download latest version for app! (error: updatejars)" it means the app was blocked from accessing the internet. 

This is usually do to anti-virus or firewall software running on the computer which is blocking the app.

If you are running from within a school or company network it might also be something blocked by your IT department so you should check with them to see if there are any restrictions.


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