How to Fix Error 907 in the Google Play Store

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Usually, downloading or installing apps on your Android devices is a simple, straightforward procedure. But some Play Store errors can turn this seamless process into a nightmare. One of the more common Play Store errors you may experience is the 907 error, which can prevent you from downloading new apps or updating the apps you already have on your device. In this article, we are going to be looking at what exactly the 907 error is and offer you some very effective solutions to overcome it.


What Does "Error 907" Even Mean?

Like we've already seen the 907 error usually occurs when you're trying to install or update apps from the Google Play Store. It essentially prevents you from being able to download the app and can be caused by numerous issues including corrupted data, a problematic SD Card or even issues with the version of the app you are trying to download. Other factors include problems with the Google Play Store itself as well as wide-ranging Android system error, all of which can cause this problem and many other errors when downloading and installing apps.


How do I Resolve Error 907 in the Google Play Store?

Fortunately, this is not a very difficult problem to fix and the following are some of the solutions you should try:

1. Clear Cache & Data and Restart Phone

This is the first solution you should try, only because it is very simple but can also be very effective. Follow these simple steps to try it:


Step 1: Go to Settings > Apps.

Step 2: Select "Google Play Store" and then tap "Force Stop, Clear Cache and Clear Data".

Step 3: Do the same with the "Google Play Framework" and the app you want to update.

Step 4: Now turn off the device, wait a few seconds and then turn it back on to see if the problem is gone.

2. Check the Download Manager App

The problem could also be with the Downloads and Download Manager app. In this case, here's what you can do:


Step 1: Go to Settings > Apps.

Step 2: Locate "Downloads and Download Manager" and check if they are disabled. If they are enabling them and check if the problem has been fixed.

3. Uninstall Play Store Updates

Uninstalling the Play Store Updates is another great way to remove any corrupt data that could be causing the error. Here's how to do that:


Step 1: Open Settings on the device and then go to Apps > Google Play Store.

Step 2: Tap "Uninstall Updates".

Now try to download the app again to see if the problem is gone. Android may ask you to update the Google Play Store first.

4. Try Changing The App's Storage Location

You can also try to change the storage location of the app you are trying to update. This will work of the storage location is on the SD card and you think it may be corrupt. Follow these simple steps to do it:


Step 1: Open Settings and then go to Apps > All Apps.

Step 2: Locate the app you are trying to update and then select "Move to Phone".

Now go back to the Google Play Store and try to update the app again. Once it is successfully updated, you can move it back to the SD card.

5. Re-Mount SD Card

Unmounting and re-mounting the SD card is another way to eliminate this error. Follow these simple steps to do that:


Step 1: Go to Settings > Storage and then tap "Unmount SD Card".

Step 2: Now go back to the Play Store and download the app again.

Step 3: Once the installation is complete, go back to Settings > Storage and select "mount SD Card".

6. Get Help from A Professional Software Tool

If all the solutions above don't work and you are still getting the error, it may be time to call in the big guns. It is possible that the Android OS itself could be experiencing problems and you may need an OS repair tool like iMyFone Fixppo for Android. This tool is designed to eliminate any bugs that can cause the Android OS to behave abnormally. The following are some of the features that make this your ideal solution:


  • It is very easy to use even for the beginner thanks to a detailed but easy to follow user interface.

  • It supports plenty of Android devices and is also compatible with different Android OS versions.

  • It can also be used to install custom ROM on Android devices and can also be used to update the device.

  • It is not just useful for repairing this issue, but also useful for a variety of other Android-related issues including a device that won't update or a device stuck in recovery mode and many more issues.

Step 1: Open the program and then click on "Start" in the main window. In the resultant window, provide the necessary details for your device. Ensure that the information provided is correct before clicking "Download Firmware".


Step 2: The program will begin downloading and extracting the necessary firmware for your device. Now connect the device to the computer and click "Start". Follow the on-screen instructions on the screen to put the device in download mode.


Step3: As soon as the device is in download mode Fixppo will begin fixing the problem. Keep the device connected to the computer until the process is complete.


Keep in mind that Fixppo is a solution that can help you fix many Android errors. Considering that it can also be used to safely update the device and downgrade the Android OS you are using, it is a must-have the solution for many Android device owners.


By  Miller Walton , to Android Issues

Posted on Nov 01, 2019  ( Updated: Nov 01, 2019 )

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