Windows - Troubleshooting and Support

The following basic trouble-shooting steps help resolve most issues you may experience in the app. Please note that you only need to do as many steps as it takes to solve the issue:


To completely close and re-open your Olive Tree app:

  • Select Ctrl-Alt-Del on your keyboard
  • Select 'Task Manager'
  • Locate and select the Olive Tree Bible App in the list of open applications
  • Select 'End Task'
  • Re-open the Olive Tree Bible App
  • Check to see if your issue is resolved

Please try a simple restart of your device. If it hasn't been turned off in a while, it may exhibit some odd behavior with running certain applications. 

Before going through the following suggestions, we recommend that you back up any saved passages, notes, highlights, and/or book ribbons to the Olive Tree Study Sync servers. To do so, follow these steps:

  • Select the Menu icon in the upper left corner
  • Select the 'Sync' button
  • When sync is finished, you'll see a sync time and/or date

It may be possible that the problem you are encountering was fixed in an update to the program. Check for any updates by following these steps:

  • Open your Microsoft Store.
  • Select 'Library' in the bottom left-hand corner.
  • Locate our app, Bible by Olive Tree, in the list.
  • Select 'Update'.
  • Once the update is installed, this option will change to 'Open'.


It is possible that your account information is incorrect. Re-entering your username and password will ensure there are no errors.

  • Select the Menu icon on the toolbar.
  • Select Login/Register or Account.
  • Remove and re-enter your log-in information or select 'Create a Free Olive Tree Account'. 

RE-DOWNLOAD YOUR TITLE (if applicable)
Depending on your issue, you may just need to remove and re-download the resource you are having problems with. Follow these steps to remove and re-download a resource from within the app:

  • Select the Library icon on the toolbar (three-book icon with a cross).
  • Confirm you are on the 'Device' tab.
  • Right-click the cover/title of the resource and select 'Offload' or 'Offload All Volumes'.

Next, download your resource again by following the steps below:

  • Select 'Library' (three book icon) from the top toolbar.
  • Select the 'Cloud' tab.
  • Right-click the cover/title you wish to download.
  • Select 'Download' or 'Download All'.
  • When the title is done downloading, select the cover/title again to open it in the main reading window.

Contact Our Support Team

It is possible that your app will require further troubleshooting steps than what is listed above. Please contact our Support team so they can assist you with the issue you are experiencing.

We DO NOT recommend reinstalling the app without being told to do so by our Support staff. This can lead to permanent loss of your annotations.

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