If you face an Error 498 problem in Google Play Store then this post is for you. The Error actually says “Error 498 has occurred while communicating with the server“. When you try to download something the Same Error occurs every time. This may be a common error which is Faced by everyone Here we will be dealing with this error.
You will get Error 498 in play store if you try to download apps that are larger in size then your Device’s Cache partition. Like For Example Your Cache partition is of 40M and you try to download an app with Size 45M then you might get this error.
Usually Play store have issues when downloading apps that are large in size. Another Reason is Google Servers from where you are trying to download the apps might be under maintenance. So if you are downloading an App and you get Play store error 498 message then Server may be the issue. Just wait and try to download it again.
|Fix error 498 in Google play store|
Here is how to fix GOOGLE PLAY STORE ERROR 498
CLEAR your APP CACHEMost Common Reason you might be facing this Error is because of Cache, so i will start the Methods list by Recommending you to Clearing the Cache.
To do So, Just navigate to Settings > Applications > Manage Applications > Select Google Play store > Clear Data & Clear Cache.
Try it now. Though the Solution for all might not be the same so try the another methods mentioned below.
Sometimes your Internet Service Provider(ISP) Creates this Problem of Error 498 and many other Errors. Try to download the app thats giving you the Error using WIFI.
CHOOSING NEW PLAY STORE ACCOUNT.You will need to Add a new Play store account inorder to fix this Error. Go to Settings > Accounts > Add New Account > Click on Google > Next > Enter email > Done.
After setting up new Play store account try to download the same app and see if this have Solved your Problem.
REINSTALL GOOGLE PLAY STORE BY UNINSTALLINGIf recently your Phone is Rooted then You might just want to Uninstall and Then Reinstall Google Play store so that to make sure that you actually get rid of Error 498 in Google Play Store. If any of the above Listed methods don’t work for you then go for this one and you will fix it for sure.
If you are facing same problem then I have something more go to the websites that directly download the app from Playstore and get the apk.
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