Install/Reinstall Microsoft Store on Windows.

January 14, 2019 • ☕️ 1 min tutorial.

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  • To Install the Microsoft Store it is quite easy, you need to run Add-Store.cmd with Administrator privileges.

  • If you do not want App Installer / Purchase App / Xbox identity, delete each one appxbundle before running to install. However, if you plan on installing games or any app with in-purchase options, you should include everything.

  • If Microsoft Store does not open upon completion, you need to reboot your system. If it is still not working, open the command prompt as the administrator and try the the following command, then reboot once again:

PowerShell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted -Command ”& {$manifest = (Get-AppxPackage Microsoft.WindowsStore).InstallLocation + ‘\AppxManifest.xml’ ; Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $manifest}”

Addition troubleshooting

  • Right click Start
  • Select Run
  • Type in: WSReset.exe
  • This will clear the cache if needed.

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