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Can't Find the Store?

  1. #1


    Posts : 4
    Windows 8

    Can't Find the Store?


    The Windows Store seems to have disappeared from my computer. After installing the consumer preview, I had access to the store. After linking my account to my Microsoft account, the store disappeared. I tried searching my computer for it but it can't be found.

    Is there anywhere I can go to redownload it?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 828
    Windows 7 x64 Ultimate/Windows 8.1/Linux


    Take a look through this thread, see if it helps.
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