1.    13 Jun 2017 #1
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    I no longer own Minecraft in the Windows 10 Store?


    I owned Mojang's Minecraft. When it came out on Windows 10, I redeemed for my free version. Anytime I rebuilt my PC, I could always reinstall Minecraft because the Windows Store knew I owned it. I just got a new PC, installed Windows 10 and went into the store and tried to install Minecraft. Now it wants me to pay $26. So what happened? Why do I no longer own Minecraft in the store?
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  2.    13 Jun 2017 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 3,926
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    Could it be the different identity of your new computer doesn't fit the description of the computer used when you first bought the program?
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  3.    13 Jun 2017 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by Berton View Post
    Could it be the different identity of your new computer doesn't fit the description of the computer used when you first bought the program?
    I figured it out. I didn't know Microsoft kept track of computers. I had reached my limit of 10 devices. I had to go delete my previous builds and then it allowed me to install Minecraft.

    Thanks!
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  4.    13 Jun 2017 #4
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    Forever West
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    You're welcome. Sometimes what seems a far-fetched idea actually works.
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