Windows App Store Sucks

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Why is Windows Store so Bad?

The biggest offender is that the Microsoft Store doesn't work. It's an app for downloading apps and games, and a lot of the time it fails at that task. Downloads will cut out half-way through, with useless errors that give no explanation as to why the download has failed.

Is Something Wrong with Microsoft Store?

If you're having trouble launching Microsoft Store, here are some things to try: Check for connection problems and make sure that you're signed in with a Microsoft account. Make sure Windows has the latest update: Select Start , then select Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update > Check for Updates.

Why is Microsoft Store so Buggy?

Clear the Windows Store Cache
The simplest fix is to reset the Windows Store cache, which may have become cluttered and buggy over time. To do this, hit Ctrl + R , then in the Run box type wsreset and hit Enter. A command prompt window should show up, which indicates that Windows is resetting the Store cache.

Why Windows Store has Less Apps?

That's because Microsoft's new application platform is designed to be more limited. Apps are run in a sandbox, limiting the files they can access on your system.

Is Windows Store Still Supported?

Microsoft Store for Business and Microsoft Store for Education will be retired in the first quarter of 2023. You can continue to use the current capabilities of free apps until that time. Starting on April 14th, 2021, only free apps will be available in Microsoft Store for Business and Education.