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A system message popped up on my Ubuntu machine and it says:

error: cannot refresh "snap-store": snap "snap-store" has running apps  (ubuntu-software)

How can I fix this error? 

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Although you do not have to manually update snap-store, you can fix the error by running the following commands on the terminal:

  • Kill snap-store application:

sudo killall snap-store

  • Refresh snap-store:

sudo snap refresh snap-store