FIX: Unable to update Windows Store Apps on Windows 8

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  1. Maime Hoshi

    none worked…

  2. Morten Jensen

    Did not work for me either 🙁

  3. ArturM

    I can see great icons in Control Panel on your screens, much better than delfault ones. Could you tell us, how you get them?

  4. Larsxyz

    Nothing worked still same problem.

  5. Fajar

    it Works….but after i updates the important and optional update from windows update, now i need to find a way to install new app(still pending)

  6. aman

    ya worked when used method 1

  7. aman

    i got it u sholud try again using exactly method 1

  8. Z

    change how you view them (top right corner), also this one is the default

  9. ArturM

    I mean the style 🙂 But maybe it’s beacuse I’ve Polish language version of Windows 8(.1) which has Windows 7 icon set in Control Panel… 🙁 That’s what I have:

  10. S Thiruvengadam

    None worked

  11. Symph

    Method #2 worked for me. Thanks!

  12. Gerry Grenon

    trying to run updates it does not work. ran find and fix problem. Its been running for 2 days….. nothing is being resolved. is says RESOLVING PROBLEM

  13. i have found a fix to this problem download windows repair 3.2.2 it WORKS FINALLY. and it’s FREE

  14. Lloyd Yona

    ar i know

  15. Lloyd Yona

    `m not the only one then `don`t work they do`nt know the meaning .

  16. Lloyd Yona

    run and r they in LA LA Land i do`nt work

  17. Enrique Vanegas

    Method 2 worked in Win 10. Note: I do not have WI-fi; just I put in disable everything, then re-start. After login, I put everything enable and re-start again. Store is now working. Thank you!

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