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There are three apps that needs an update on my device, I've got an always-on 3G connection and it's working (I can use whatever app I need), but when trying to download the update from the app store the progress bar reach the end (100% downloaded, should have saved it entirely) but it won't install the new update and the page on the store keeps telling "Downloading..".

I tried clearing the store cache/data several times but didn't work, I tried clearing the app's cache too (the one that needs to be updated) but it wasn't useful.

How can I solve? I didn't do anything to my un-rooted semi-new phone (Galaxy S plus with gingerbread)

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I noticed that you said you tried clearing the cache & data for the Google Play Store app, and the target app's cache. Can you try to uninstall the application and install it from scratch? That might help. – Trevor Sullivan Jul 6 '12 at 18:56
Do you mean the google store or the app that is trying to update? I have three apps: whatsapp, fb messenger and battery saver 2x battery by sam lu (I disabled this too but didn't work) – Johnny Pauling Jul 6 '12 at 19:04
Possible related question:… – Michelfrancis Bustillos Mar 4 at 12:46
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I solved this by reinstalling the store update (i.e. switching it back to the basic market app and let it update again)

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