All android users know how helpful Google Play Store is to keep track of amazing apps and games and download them without any error. It provides an overview of some apps while labeling the number of users, ratings, downloading data, reviews, and a short intro of all the applications available on it. 

As a part of the computing environment, the Google play store can sometimes show up errors in letting its users complete downloading of certain apps. Hey! what are we here for? Read ahead to know how to troubleshoot apps not downloading on the play store


Methods to fix Play Store download pending errors 

  • Check your phone and SD storage 

Your phone should have enough storage capacity to download new apps. Here is how you can check it.

  1. Open the phone settings app to check storage manually. 
  2. Locate the “storage” option and click on it. 
  3. If you see it running out of storage, delete unused apps and unnecessary media. 
  4. Go back to the play store app pending downloads and start them again. 


  • Check for new update downloads

If the Google play store is downloading updates of some apps in the background, the download of the new app may show up issues. Launch the Google play store app and go to Manage apps and device> Manage. Now, click on the X button to stop downloading the updates. 


  • Repair internet connection errors 

Make sure your phone has a good internet connection. Put your phone on flight mode for at least 10 seconds and try to download pending apps. 


  • Change your Google account and restart the app

First, restart your device. If it does not work, change your Google play store account and restart the app to download pending apps and games.