Windows 10: windows 10 store how do i stop it

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  1. Posts : 43
    WIN 10 PRO 1703 (OS Build 15063.296
       18 Jul 2015 #1

    windows 10 store how do i stop it


    Howdy, as the title says, its getting very annoying now auto starting, i close it then dam maps will appear, stop that then dam weather starts, i hate the dam things, i dont want them, there totally useless for me, how can i stop/disable the dam things.

    all help well appreciated
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  2. Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Build 10240
       19 Jul 2015 #2

    DR3WST3R said: View Post
    Howdy, as the title says, its getting very annoying now auto starting, i close it then dam maps will appear, stop that then dam weather starts, i hate the dam things, i dont want them, there totally useless for me, how can i stop/disable the dam things.

    all help well appreciated
    I have noticed that after some idling time, apps (not sure if it happens to specific apps) are randomly opening by theirselves.

    Today after an idling time, i noticed more RAM in use. I opened the Task Manager and I saw Store, Calculator and Mail apps running. Other day were other apps, such as Groove, Weather, etc.
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  3.    19 Jul 2015 #3

    I had the same problem. Fix it by R-Click start box/Settings/Privacy/Background Apps and just turn them all off.
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  4.    19 Jul 2015 #4

    Apps shouldn't be starting themselves... I've not seen that behavior before, and my guess is that this is something related to an upgrade gone awry...
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  5. Posts : 8,345
    Windows 10 Professional
       19 Jul 2015 #5

    I've experienced the likes of the Store opening randomly in older Builds but, nothing in the last few Builds.
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  6.    21 Jul 2015 #6

    DR3WST3R said: View Post
    Howdy, as the title says, its getting very annoying now auto starting, i close it then dam maps will appear, stop that then dam weather starts, i hate the dam things, i dont want them, there totally useless for me, how can i stop/disable the dam things.

    all help well appreciated
    I don't get what ur saying
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  7.    22 Jul 2015 #7

    Live tiles maybe? If so just right click and select turn off live tile.
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  8. Posts : 43
    WIN 10 PRO 1703 (OS Build 15063.296
    Thread Starter
       23 Jul 2015 #8

    thanks for reply, its not live tiles, its the actual store activation on idle, i close that then its maps, tv & films or something else, its always activating on idle and always 3-4 times i need to click close to get rid, ive had enough, its so obtrusive, at least 10-20 time an evening. i hate it, dont want it, never used it, never will so i want some way of disabling store like win 8-8.1 could after running gpedit but in win 10 store not there anymore
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  9.    23 Jul 2015 #9

    I think you have malware on your system. I've never ever seen anything like that on any of my Windows 8 systems or my Windows 10 system. How did you install Windows 10? Where did you get your install media from?
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  10. Posts : 43
    WIN 10 PRO 1703 (OS Build 15063.296
    Thread Starter
       23 Jul 2015 #10

    no malware here, ran malwarebytes, trojan killer n webroot, all clean, downloaded win 10 ISO from microsoft
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