How to fix Google Playstore Error -" cannot establish connection to server "


If you are trying to download apps directly from playstore and you keep getting errors like ''cannot establish connection to server" don't panic. There are basically 4 methods to fix this

1. Download ROM Toolbox lite
2. Install and launch ROM toolbox apk (grant super user privileges if prompted)
2b. Select Root browser
3. Open System > Etc folders and locate the Hosts file
4. Highlight on the file, hold it down then click open with (any text editor on your phone)
5. In the Host file's script, insert # before the second set
of IP addresses listed
6. Exit
7. Reboot the phone
8. Go to settings and scroll down to accounts
9. Add your Google account
10. Playstore should work normally now

Method 2: Set your device date and time properly

Ensure your device's date, timezone & time are correct

Method 2: Uninstall proxy apps

If you have a proxy app like Freedom, you might want to uninstall it or ensure you change your proxy settings to that of your service provider (Settings > More > Mobile networks)

Method 4: Clear data & cache

* Go to Settings > Apps > Google play store & Google play services
* Clear data & cache
* Try again

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