Windows 10: Re-register Store app in Windows 10
Nice to know that repair install do not clear all my data and apps. Thanks for your help.
You're welcome. Please let us know how it went.
Sadly, nothing changed after I did a repair install. Maybe, it was affected by Developer mode? I can't change that setting to default.
I was afraid that from what you said below appears to be the issue then. It's never a good idea to take ownership of the entire Windows drive like that. Usually the only way to fix this is to reset or refresh Windows. I was hoping a repair install would help instead.
Refresh Windows 10
Reset Windows 10
That is a hurt lesson
I have been following the suggestions in order to re-install Store that I did delete by mistake.
The only way to get Install Store again was doing this, for "All Apps for All Users/Accounts" : Apps - Reinstall and Re-register in Windows 8 and 10 - Windows 10 Forums
Last edited by Adalwar; 03 Nov 2016 at 08:58.
I wish Microsoft would get this fixed. Have the same problem on one of my PCs, can't access the Store. I'm going over to read the long repair install with an in-place upgrade thread.
Sorry to bump an old thread, but store won't open neither will the news tile after the last update.
You might see if using the method in the tutorial below instead to completely reset the affected apps may help.
Just FYI.... I just used that to reset a non-Windows default app. My ESPN app went all bonko. Uninstalling/Reinstalling did no good, but the Advanced Reset option worked perfectly. Just had to re-enter ID/PW and favorites and is working fine. Thanks.
How to Reinstall and Re-register All Built-in Windows Apps in Windows 10
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