Many times while downloading or updating an application from Google play store on you android phone. An error 492 is shown. I would not waste much waste much time in description and come directly to the point on HOW TO FIX OR REMOVE Google play store error 492.

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How to remove error 492

First of all make sure that your memory card or SD card in which you are installing your apps  has enough space for the app ..  Please note that Free space in your SD card and space for application are different things. Try Uninstalling some large application which you are not using or you can clear cache of the apps alternatively you can use some apps such as clean master to remove junk files from your Smart phone . If your default storage is phone memory, you can move your apps to SD card in order to free some space. Also make sure your external memory card is not corrupted. If your memory card is corrupted you can eject it out and scan it for errors or else you can format it then reinsert it into your Mobile

If you still get the error don’t worry here’s the solution

STEPS TO FIX GOOGLE PLAY STORE ERROR 492  :

 
  • Go to settings > manage application
  • Now select ALL from the upper tab
  • There you will find GOOGLE PLAY STORE . Click on it and hit CLEAR CACHE
  • Now Reboot/Restart  your phone
  • Now download the app you will not see the error again..
 

NOTE : If this do not work then in third step, also click on CLEAR DATA.

 

STEPS TO REMOVE GOOGLE PLAY STORE ERROR 492 ( For Custom ROM users )

 

If you have installed an custom ROM in your phone. Then in some cases the above trick won’t work. For this follow the below given steps and you will be able to remove the error.

 

  • Reboot your phone in Recovery Mode ( Press Power button + Volume down key while turning on your cell)

When you boot it in recovery mode , Touch screen will be disabled. only volume button will work.

  • Go to ADVANCE > WIPE DALVIK CACHE

dalvik cache is a program cache area for the program dalvik. Dalvik is a java based virtual machine that is the bases for running your programs

  • Reboot your mobile

 

Using these tricks will remove Google play store error 492 and You will now be able to download and update the apps.

 

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