Windows 10: Multiple users sharing same Windows 10 App

  1.    12 Mar 2017 #1

    Multiple users sharing same Windows 10 App


    If I want multiple users to share the same Windows Store app, in this case Kodi media player, it looks like I have to go into the store and install it for each user. Does that mean that the app actually gets downloaded and repeated in each user's folder? So now if I want 4 users to use a 400MB app, it is going to cost me 1.6GB total instead of a few KB to create just a shortcut?

    If that's the case, I'm just going back to installing Kodi the old way.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    12 Mar 2017 #2

    You can share store log-on (so you only have to pay once) but has to be downloaded and installed for each user.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Hello. When I sync onedrive, it creates all of the directories of My Documents in the root of it. I share onedrive with my daughter and would like to clean up the root. is is possible to have the PC may a My Docs type dir and then populate it...
Sharing Folders Multiple Questions in Network and Sharing
Sharing my Desktop files and accessing it on my Laptop (Both Win10) at home and have few questions: 1] Help me set permission in such a way that only my devices can access it. More info below: I have turned permissions to everyone, initially...
Hi guys, I have setup a home group network at my small office between 6 PCs for the file sharing purpose and it works fine. One thing I have no idea about as how to set an access permission for specific users to let them access my shared folders...
Multiple Users in 10 Pro in General Support
I have several 8.1 systems I want to upgrade to 10. A couple of them have multiple users in 8.1, Some standard accounts, some admin. I went ahead and upgraded a system that has only one account. all seems fine. However, as I I looking through...
I've loaded Windows 10 in a VM running on Windows 8.1. I've created multiple user but can't seem to figure out how to sign into a second account while still signed in to the first account. In Windows 8.1 this was easy! Sorry for the (maybe)...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:09.
Find Us