I am trying to launch mobile browser and getting:


Could not start a new session. Possible causes are invalid address of the remote server or browser start-up failure.

Do you faced this or any idea to resolve this?


Hope you are using appium server with Appium application.


  1. Open Appium.exe
  2. Go to settings and click on it.
  3. Select "Over ride existing sessions" and click on it.

Bingo you are done.

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