Windows 10: Windows Store Apps update fails

  1.    03 Dec 2015 #1

    Windows Store Apps update fails

    All Windows Store apps that I have fail when they are automatically updated. Here's what I just got in my event log.

    Event ID 20 - Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with error 0x80070002: OneNote.

    When I go into the Store and look at the update it shows the update as having had a problem. I can click on the spinner icon which downloads and installs the app so all is not lost.

    I don't have any other problems with Windows Update. Other than Store apps they all automatically install just fine. I've seen lots of various solutions for WU problems but I haven't found one specifically for Windows Store updates. I'm hesitant to try one of these solutions since WU works fine except for Store apps as I mentioned.

    Any ideas on getting this working again. I tried clearing the the Store cache but that didn't work. Store updates are not a regular occurrence so seeing if something works might take some time.
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  2.    03 Dec 2015 #2

    I ran WSReset.exe. Let's see what happens.
    Last edited by streetwolf; 03 Dec 2015 at 16:36.
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  3.    09 Dec 2015 #3

    I'm still having this problem. I assume that the Store update procedure is different from the normal WU for patches, products, etc. I tried the method of deleting certain files from Windows\SoftwareDistibution to fix WU problems which didn't work for my Store apps either. Is there a similar procedure to fix Store update problems?
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