Android Studio 4.1 keep showing plug in incompatible error even if that plugin was uninstalled

Windows 10

Go to path %APPDATA%GoogleAndroidStudio4.1plugins and remove manually undesired plugins folders and/or .jar files.


I had the same issue, removing the unsupported plugins in the the config folder fixed it (you can also remove the entire configuration folder, a new one will be re-created).

For linux, the new configuration path is:


There is also other non-configuration folders at the following paths:



I fixed it! Look like the uninstall button in the plugin GUI screen is just for decoration purpose only, the plugin is still in the /Users/your_username/Library/Application Support/Google/AndroidStudio4.1/plugins. After removing the plugin folder manually everything is back to normal.

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