Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

re-install windows 8 store app

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    windows 8 pro

    re-install windows 8 store app

    i think i was slammed by some bad malware or something because a lot of my start screen disappeared. anyway, how can i reinstall the windows 8 store app back on the start screen?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 21,863
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Canadianicon, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Open your Apps screen to see if the Store may still be listed there. If so, then you could just "Pin to Start" it back.

    If Store isn't there, then you could pin the shortcut in the tutorial below to your Start screen if you like.

    "Store" App Shortcut - Create in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

re-install windows 8 store app

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
When should I install apps from the Windows Store?
Hi, I'm new to Windows 8.1 and just discovered the Windows Store. What are the advantages or disadvantages of using the Windows Store? it doesn't contain many of the apps I've needed so far, and for like VLC there is a store offering but you can download VLC from the VideoLAN website - when...
Software and Apps
Do i need to install the windows 8.1 update from store ?
i have recently installed windows 8.1 on a new extended partition while keeping my windows 8 in previous partition. do i need to install the store windows 8.1 update ? as shown in another thread this looks like it has the update advice required pls.
Installation & Setup
windows store apps will not install
i have 12 endless... pending apps in windows store i have reset windows store properties, etc. still nothing help please...
Software and Apps
Windows Store not finding 8.1 Install
Hi guys, I'm running Windows 8 at the moment and I am trying to get 8.1 installed. I go into the Windows Store......and I get no option at all to download and install 8.1. Windows updates are on, not sure if that even matters though. Windows Store is just not giving me any option to install it,...
Windows Updates & Activation
cannot install FREE apps from windows store
When trying to install a FREE app from the windows store, I constantly get Your purchase couldn't be completed error code 0x800704d5. I have checked all my settings...all seems in order.. I have installed free apps before, but now cannot install anything. My ISP address is foreign..Has...
Software and Apps
Can't install Windows Store apps from day one
I just bought W8 and am not allowed to download any apps from the store, it says I need to delete a PC, but I already deleted them all. In fact there is no PC listed, but it says I need to wait 3 days to add a new PC. This is kind of ridiculous. I think the problem is because I reformatted a few...
Software and Apps
Can't download and install Windows Store Apps
After relocating c:\users\<username> to D:\Users\<username> APPS no longer work, Store-App, Internet Explorer app all fail. This WAS attached to another thread but it got separated & moved here... Poorly re-titled to boot. I started with Win-7/64 Pro, running on a SATA-II 640gb HDD...
Software and Apps

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook