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Where Exactly Are Windows 8 Store Applications Installed Locally?

  1. #1

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    Windows 8 Pro

    Where Exactly Are Windows 8 Store Applications Installed Locally?

    When you install an application, such as the Netflix Metro App, from the Windows 8 Store what directory (local) does it go to?

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  2. #2

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    C:\Program Files\WindowsApps.

    It's hidden by default, so you have to show all files.
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Where Exactly Are Windows 8 Store Applications Installed Locally?

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