1.    14 Dec 2015 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 1

    How do i restore the windows store? or reinstall windows store.

    hi gurus,

    I have been facing issue with latest windows 10 mandatory update which i had to do on 10 Nov. Not sure which version that was. After that update which took around 2 hours, I got the screen flashing issue which got resolved after deselecting the windows error reporting and problem reporting services.
    Then started to face the issue that png/jpeg files were not opening in windows photo viewer app. Getting error, "cannot open because the app is updating."
    To resolve this I did the powershell command to remove the restrictions. After that I saw that the windows store icon totally dissappeared from the status bar.
    When I type store in cortana I get :
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    I tried doing the re-registration of the windows store app but it gave exception.

    How do i restore the windows store? or reinstall windows store.
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  2.    15 Dec 2015 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    San Francisco, California USA
    Posts : 1,006
    Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10, Linux, Android, FreeBSD Unix

    Are you running 10586 of Windows 10? Read fiom post #83 of this thread:
    Store - Re-register in Windows 10 - Page 3 - Windows 10 Forums

    You will probably have to do a in-place upgrade install...
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