Fix Android Market Apps Download Unsuccessful Error

The Android Market while you are browsing on your phone may sometime can bring out some errors. The chances that you get errors is very much less about 1%. If you have encountered any errors while you are in the Android Market, like errors of ‘Download Unsuccessful’ then here is how you can make sure that this errors doesn’t come again and again -

In your phone click on Menu and then tap on Settings.Menu SettingsNow in the various Settings options, tap on ApplicationMenu ApplicationsThis is the place to manage all the application which have been installed on your phone. You can view running apps, manage them and delete them too. But you need to click on Manage Applications.Application SettingsNow tap on the Market option available under the Manage applications.Manage Applications

Now you need to select Clear Cache to the cache of what you have searched on your phone in the Android Market.

Clear Cache

You also need to clear the Browser cache and any other cookies, along with Google Apps, Google Talk and other checkin services. Once you have done that check back if the Android Market is working perfect and also check are you able to download applications successfully or not? This trick will work on any Android mobile phone regardless you have the Gingerbread or Froyo or Ice Cream Sandwich installed on you phone.

17 comments

  1. Work great, Thanks

  2. i need help!!!
    i have the ematic tablet with android 4.0 featuring ice cream sandwich 7″ and it came with the ematic shop instead of the android market so i disabled the ematic shop and downloaded an older version of the android market and i finally after hours of serching got the market to work and successfully installed it but the problem is when i go to an app and then press install a message pops up saying “error downloading” and i press ok and it goes back to the app installation page. ive tried many different things reinstalling it and even simple things like checking the security to make sure it can download also clearing catche but none have worked shutting off and turning on doesnt work either hopefully someone knows a solution to this problem thank you ahead of time!!

  3. I have a chinese android tablet, I have the market app,I open it and everything is fine until I click on download, then it brings up a install option, I click on that and then I receive a msg sayn “download error”.. Please help

  4. I have a chines android tablet, I have the market app,I open it and everything is fine until I click on download, then it brings up a install option, I click on that and then I receive a msg sayn “download error”.. Please help

  5. I don’t think its gonna work

  6. Retchelle Comperada

    What will i do if i encountered this statement
    ” This could be a temporary problem or your phone may not be provisioned for data service. If it continues call customer care.”
    Co’z everytime i’ll go to the market this is always appear. what does it mean?

  7. it didnt work. i’d already clear the cache

  8. i am having the same problem with my htc wildfire s.. when i try to download an appliction , it start downloading and after some time the download is unsuccful… any help pls?

  9. this does not work!!!!

  10. I’m using a HTC mytouch3 ,and I mistakenly unistall the android market , where can I go to reinstall the market apps ?plz help me cause I lost some of my really important apps to.

  11. I have samsung galaxy GT-I9000 and i dont have the market in the mobile software which is 2.1,what can i do?

  12. It didn’t work although I have deleted all the applications that were downloaded on my phone.