How To Fix Google Play Store Error DF-DLA-15

The Google Play Store error DF-DLA-15 usually occurs when trying to download an app update. There are several factors that can cause this issue ranging from corrupted cached data to an issue with the Google account of the device. You need to perform a series of troubleshooting steps to fix this.

The Google Play Store is Google’s own app store that comes pre-installed in certified Android devices. There are millions of apps available that can be downloaded free or with a cost however the free apps outnumber the paid ones two to one. Ideally, you will only want to get apps from this store to avoid any malware that might infect your device.

What to do when you get the error DF-DLA-15 on Google Play Store

One issue that you might encounter while trying to update any of your phone apps is when you get this error message from the Play Store. Here’s what you need to do to fix this.

Things to do first:

  • Restart the phone.
  • Make sure your phone is running on the latest software version.

Method 1: Clear the cache and data of the Google Play Store

One of the main causes of this problem is corrupted cached data stored by the Play Store. To fix this you will have to clear the cache and data of the app. The specific steps might differ for your device model.

Time needed: 3 minutes.

Removing the temporary data of the Play Store

  1. Tap on Settings.

    You can do this by swiping up from the Home screen then tapping on the Settings icon.Fix Google Play Store Error DF-DLA-15

  2. Tap on Apps & Notifications.

    This is where you can manage your app settings.What to do when you get the error DF-DLA-15 on Google Play Store

  3. Tap on See all apps.

    This will list all of the apps installed in your phone.tap see all apps

  4. Tap on Google Play Store.

    This will open the app notification, permission and storage settings.tap google play store

  5. Tap on Storage & Cache.

    This will open the app storage and notification settings.tap storage and cache

  6. Tap on Clear Storage and Clear Cache then make sure to confirm your action.

    This will remove the temporary data stored by the app.clear storage and clear cache

After performing these steps try to check if the issue still occurs.

Method 2: Remove then add the Google account linked to your device

In case clearing the cache and data of the Play Store doesn’t fix the problem then you will need to remove then add back the Google account of your device. You can do this by going to Settings – Accounts- Google – then click on the Remove account button. Once it has been removed add the account again.

After performing the steps listed above you will successfully fix the Google Play Store error DF-DLA-15 error.

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Chad Buenaflor

Chad has been in the tech industry since 2000. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and is interested in the hardware and software side of technology. Initially working for a Japanese semiconductor company as a Test Engineer for nearly 10 years, he then pursued his passion for internet technology by working for the support team of Time Warner Cable then finally joining TheDroidGuy as one of their troubleshooting and tech writers. On his free time he plays his favorite games on his PC, Xbox Series X, and Android phone. Contact me at Email

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