Downloading English US/UK Update Waiting for Network Connection [Fixed]

Those who are particular about not wanting any unwanted notifications on the notifications panel of their Android devices might get super pissed when the Downloading English US/UK Update Waiting for Network Connection notification tries to stay on their notifications panel forever. Well, you don’t get the option to turn it off or to swipe it away and this makes things even more frustrating. Restarting the device might temporarily fix the issue sometimes. But the chances of it coming back are so super huge. In that case, the very first thing you should try is to check whether you have a stable network connection or not. If your network connection is stable, it’s time to go down the depths a bit.


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Well, started to bite your nails yet? We would say it’s totally not needed when we are right here to help. This I’m here to stay forever, right on your notifications panel notification can be easily shoved away just by disabling the feature of auto-updating languages. If that doesn’t solve the issue, you need to clear off some app data and cache next. Well, wondering how all these can be done? Leave the thinking to us!

Read on, to learn how you can easily get rid of the Downloading English US/UK Update Waiting for Network Connection notification in a matter of some quick seconds! Hope you enjoy!

Solution 1: Disable Auto Update Languages

Disabling the auto-update of languages is one of the very first solutions you should try if the Downloading English US/UK Update Waiting for Network Connection notification is bothering you. Let’s see how this can be done easily in the steps below.

Step 1: Launch the Settings application.

 

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Step 2: On the Settings screen, scroll down, find and click on the Google option.

 

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Step 3: As next, on the screen named Google, find and click on the option named Settings for Google apps.

 

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Step 4: Moving on, you need to click on the option Search, Assistant & Voice.

 

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Step 5: On the screen that follows, you need to locate the setting named Voice and then click on it.


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Step 6: Now on the settings screen for the Voice setting, click on the option named Offline speech recognition.

 

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Step 7: You will now be at the Download Languages screen. At the top of the screen, you need to click on the AUTO-UPDATE tab.

Under the AUTO-UPDATE tab, click on the radio button corresponding to the option Do not auto-update languages.

 

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That’s it. Once you are all set, restart your Android device, and the Downloading English US/UK Update Waiting for Network Connection notification should not bother you anymore.

Solution 2: Clear App Data and App Cache of Download Manager

The above solution is sure to solve your issue. However, if you are still facing the issue even after trying the previous solution, you can try clearing the application data and cache of the Download Manager application as detailed in the steps below.

Step 1: Launch the Settings application by clicking on the Settings icon from the applications drawer.

 

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Step 2: Now on the Settings screen, click on the tile named Apps.

 

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Step 3: Now on the Apps screen, you need to enable the Show System Apps option to view the Download Manager application. For that, click on the More Options icon as shown in the screenshot below.

Note: Based on your device version and model, this option might be located in a different place altogether on your device. Sometimes it could be listed under the 3 vertical dots icon present at the top right corner of the Apps screen.

 

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Step 4: Now, turn the toggle button associated with the option Show system apps to the ON state. Once you are done, hit the OK button at the bottom.

 

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Step 5: Now, scroll down and find the application named Download Manager and click on it to view its app-related information.

 

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Step 6: As next, click on the tile named Storage from the App info screen.

 

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Step 7: You will now be at a screen by the name Download Manager, at the bottom of which, you will find 2 buttons namely Clear data and Clear cache. Click on them one by one to clear off the application data and cache respectively.

 

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Solution 3: Clear App Data and Cache of Google Speech Services

If the issue still persists even after trying the above 2 solutions, let’s now try clearing the Google Speech Services app data and cache.

Step 1: As usual, launch the Settings application by clicking on its icon from the applications drawer.

 

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Step 2: On the Settings screen, scroll down through the tiles listed and click on the tile named Apps.

 

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Step 3: As next, locate and click on the application named Speech Services by Google.

 

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Step 4: On the App info screen of Speech Service by Google application, click on the Storage option.

 

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Step 5: Now, at the bottom of the Storage screen, click on the Clear data button and the Clear cache button to clear off the app data and app cache.

 

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Solution 4: Force Stop Google Speech Services

This is the last solution you should try if none of the above-listed solutions work for you. After trying this solution, your issue will most definitely be fixed, if it is still present.

Step 1: From the applications drawer, click on the Settings application icon.


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Step 2: Click on the Apps tile next.

 

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Step 3: Scroll through the list of applications, find and click on the one named Speech Services by Google.

 

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Step 4: On the App info screen, at the bottom, click on the Force stop button to force stop the application.

 

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That’s it. Restart your device once and check if your issue is gone or not.

 

Please do tell us in the comments section which solution did the trick for you. Also, if you are still facing the issue even after trying out all the solutions listed, please let us know about that too, we are all ears.

Stay tuned for more and more amazing technical solutions, how-tos, hacks, tricks, and tips. Till then, happy geeking, geeks!

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