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How to check for app updates on Windows 10

Windows 10 can automatically install app updates when they become available, but you can also check for updates manually. We'll show you in a quick how-to video. Some people like to check manually so they can see if there are any changes mentioned in the update. We're guilty of that because we...
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Windows 10 users must update to build 10240 to use the new Windows Store

If you are a Windows Insider member, but have not yet updated to the current 10240 build of Windows 10, now would be a good time to do so. Microsoft is now requiring build 10240 to be installed so that Windows 10 users can access the new Windows Store. Gabriel Aul, the head of the Windows...
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The unified Windows 10 app store will open for developers on July 29

Microsoft's launch of Windows 10 to the general public on July 29 will be accompanied by the opening of the unified Windows Store. Developers who have created apps using Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform (UWP) framework will be able to submit them to the new Windows Store on that same day...

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Store app for Windows 10 updated with some new features and polish

Store app for Windows 10 updated with some new features and polish

If you are on Windows 10 tonight, you may want to use the Windows Store app to check for a Store update. Yes, the always odd 'let it update itself' feature in the Windows Store is alive and well as we jump from build 8.12.1 to build 8.25.1. Along with it comes at least two changes and possibly a...
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How to add or delete a payment method from the Store in Windows 10

While there are several free apps and games at the Windows Store, eventually you're going to want to buy something. When you buy an app, game, movie, music, or TV show from the Windows Store, you'll need to add a payment method to your account. We'll show you how. 1. Open the Store and tap the...
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Windows 10 Store and Xbox apps have new versions to download

Windows 10 users can now download new versions of the operating system's Store and Xbox app. While the Xbox app has a number of new features and improvements, that's not the case with the Store update. The Xbox app version number is 8.8.15003 includes support for streaming Xbox One games to...
How to fix pending or stuck apps in the Windows 10 Store

How to fix pending or stuck apps in the Windows 10 Store

So you've been up and running on Windows 10, and everything has been going great. Then one day, you suddenly see a list of apps queued up in the Windows Store waiting to update and stuck in the "pending" state. Microsoft said this morning that they have fixed the Store issues, although some...
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Windows 10 app updates and download issues from Windows Store appear to be fixed

Some Windows 10 users who have not been able to update or download apps from the Windows Store can do so once again. Microsoft has apparently fixed the problem that has plagued a subset of Windows 10 PC owners for as long as a week. ZDNet reports that the problems were fixed through unknown...
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Some Windows 10 users still dealing with Windows Store sign-in issues after patch

A number of Windows 10 users are still dealing with being unable to sign in or download apps from the Windows Store. This news comes even after Microsoft released a patch earlier this week that was supposed to fix the issue. The problems, which also extend to opening some of Microsoft's built-...
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Windows 10 patch is coming this week to fix issues with Windows Store sign-ins

Microsoft is aware of issues some Windows 10 users have been experiencing when trying to sign into the Windows Store. The good news is that those problems will hopefully be solved soon via an upcoming patch for the operating system. Windows Central contacted Microsoft to ask about the Windows...
How to see your last Windows Store purchases

How to see your last Windows Store purchases

Curious to see how much you've been spending on apps or games? Checking your Windows Store purchase history on Windows 10 is fast and easy. We'll show you how in just a few steps. Open Store Tap or click the user icon on top Tap or click Purchased That's it! The browser opens your Store...
Microsoft fixes Windows Store icon bug, adds support for Groove Pass

Microsoft fixes Windows Store icon bug, adds support for Groove Pass

This afternoon, Microsoft pushed out an update for the Windows Store. Version 2015.8.3.2 is now live in the Store, which updates the previous version 2015.7.22.2. In searching high and low, we could not find any differences with today's update. However, Richard Hay (@WinObs) of SuperSite for...
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How to check for app updates on Windows 10

Windows 10 can automatically install app updates when they become available, but you can also check for updates manually. We'll show you in a quick how-to video. Some people like to check manually so they can see if there are any changes mentioned in the update. We're guilty of that because we...

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