Fix: Error 80860010 on a Lumia

Error 80860010 is just one of the errors that Lumia 630 users are vulnerable to being faced with. Error 80860010 is a Store-related error that hampers the user’s ability to download or update applications from the Store. Whenever the user queues an application to be downloaded, the download fails and the Lumia 630 greets them with error 80860010. Not being able to download any new applications or update the applications that you already have on your Lumia 630 can prove to be a highly troublesome ordeal. Fortunately, there is a lot you can do about error 80860010 on your own end. The following are the most effective methods that you can use to fix error 80860010 on a Lumia 630:

Method 1: Make sure that your phone has the right date and time

More often than not, having the wrong time and date on your Lumia 630 can mess things up and give birth to error 80860010. To fix error 80860010 on a Lumia 630 by setting the right date and time:

Go to Settings.

Tap on time + date.

Make sure that the Set automatically option is turned off.

Set the right time and date.

Also make sure that the Lumia 630 has the right language and region set.

Restart the device, and you should be able to successfully download apps from the Store once the device boots up.

Method 2: Try re-logging in to your Microsoft account

The Lumia 630 may sometimes boot the user out of their Microsoft account, and this can lead to them not being able to download any apps from the Store and being greeted with error 80860010. If that is the case, simply re-logging in to your Microsoft account and then restarting your phone will fix the issue and you will then be able to seamlessly and successfully download applications from the Store.

Method 3: Perform a Soft Reset

Performing a Soft Reset on a Lumia device is an excellent way of getting rid of any and all errors and issues. There are only a few Lumia-related problems that a Soft Reset can’t fix, which is why performing a Soft Reset is another method that you can use to fix error 80860010 on a Lumia 630. To perform a Soft Reset on a Lumia 630, simply press and hold the Power and Volume Down buttons until the device reboots. Once the device boots up, it should be free of error 80860010.

Method 4: Perform a Hard Reset

If all of the methods above (including the Soft Reset) don’t work, your only remaining option is to perform a Hard Reset on your Lumia 630 and then set your Microsoft account up all over again. Performing a Hard Reset may be a bit extreme, but this solution’s chances of fixing error 80860010 are impressively high. A Hard Reset will wipe all data off your Lumia 630, so be sure to back any and all valuable data up before you proceed.

Go to Settings.

Tap on About.

Tap on Reset your phone.

Follow the onscreen instructions and confirm the action whenever you are prompted to do so.

Wait for the Lumia 630 to be reset and rebooted, and once it boots up, set it up from scratch. The Lumia 630 should now also be free of error 80860010.


Kevin Arrows

Kevin is a dynamic and self-motivated information technology professional, with a Thorough knowledge of all facets pertaining to network infrastructure design, implementation and administration. Superior record of delivering simultaneous large-scale mission critical projects on time and under budget.
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