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Remove pending phone update?


New member
Sep 13, 2013
So I accidentally clicked UK English instead of US, and it started to download that. Thought I cancelled the download, but obviously not.

Apparently language support is installed as a phone update, and I really can't be bothered with that. Especially for a language I don't use.
Is there any way to cancel the update, or do I have to install it and then remove it?

Lumia 625, WP8.1 + Cyan


Retired Moderator
Nov 12, 2012
Try a soft reset. Press and hold the power+volume down buttons until you feel the phone buzz (about 20 seconds). When you feel the buzz, let go and the phone will restart. Hopefully that will cancel the download.