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Windows Store broken - can't uninstall apps

  1. #1

    Windows Store broken - can't uninstall apps


    Like the title says, when I go to 'My Apps' and select an installed app, the only options are to clear the selection and INSTALL the app, which is already installed.

    Anyone else seeing this? Pretty awkward...

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    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello sgage,

    You might see if using one of the options in the tutorial below to uninstall the app may work better for you.

    https://www.eightforums.com/tutorials...ndows-8-a.html

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3. #3


    Brink,

    Thanks for the link. Turns out that after a reboot, right-clicking on an installed app DID show an uninstall option. I have been encountering a few glitches in Win8.1 that are cleared in a reboot...

    In any case, I'll bookmark the link for future reference...
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Great news.
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