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Some apps won't open

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    Some apps won't open


    I have a new laptop some of the apps have stopped opening .. I have checked the resolution and is ok .i have checked for updates but still can't get them to open ... Need help

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    UK
    Posts : 333
    Windows Server 2012 R2 / 8.1


    Hi David,

    Welcome to the forum.

    Some great resources for troubleshooting windows store app issues on this tutorial:

    Apps and Tiles Not Working or Responding: Fix in Windows 8

    Hope that helps

    Cheers,
    Harry
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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center
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    Posts : 1,875
    Windows 10 Pro Prieview x64


    Out of interest what do you mean by "Apps"?

    Do you mean MS store apps that are there my default - like Bing Weather, Calandar, Finance etc; or do you mean Apps you have downloaded from the MS store; or do you mean desktop programs? (Some call these "apps" also)
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