How to Fix Google Play Store Error Code 961?

In this post, we’ll see the various methods to fix the Google Play Store error code 961.

Try the following ways one by one until you find the one working for you.

Here, I’m using Android Pie. Let’s get started.

Method #1

Try a different internet connection.

For example, if you’re in the mobile data connection, then switch to WiFi.

Method #2

Launch Settings.

Hit Accounts which you can find above Accessibility.

Tap your Google account.

Hit Remove Account button.

Remove Account button

Tap Remove Account option in the pop-up.

Remove account pop-up

Add the same Google account to your Android device.

Method #3

Open Settings.

Settings app

Hit Apps & notifications which you can find between Connected devices and Battery.

Tap See all X apps (X is a number).

See all 67 apps option

Hit the Google Play Store.

Google Play Store app

Hit Storage.

App info screen of Google Play Store app

Tap Clear Storage.

Clear Storage button

In the pop-up, tap Ok.

Delete app data pop-up

Hit the Back button twice and then tap the three vertical dots and tap the Show system.

Hit the Google Services Framework.

Repeat steps 5,6 and 7.

That’s all.