Tag Archives: Store

Microsoft closes all retail stores

In its latest announcement Microsoft says they closes all Microsoft stores worldwide. This will change the temporary closure of the stores in the context of the coronavirus pandemic into a permanent shutdown. Advertising

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Windows 10: Store failed with error 0x803F8001 (Jan. 2020)

[German]Microsoft has apparently once again broke its store for Windows 10 apps. The last days some people seem to have run into the error code 0x803F8001 when updating apps or accessing the store. Advertising

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Windows 10: Rumors about 20H2 and deprecated Stores

[German]At the end of the week a small blog post with some unconfirmed speculations. It is about the Windows 10 Fall 2020 Update (20H2) and the deprecation of the Microsoft Stores for Business and Education. Advertising

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iCloud client is available as an app in Microsoft-Store

[German]A brief note for Windows 10 users with Apple iOS devices. Apple provides the iCloud client for Windows now as an app in Microsoft Store. Here are a few details about that. Advertising

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Windows 10: Thunderbird from Microsoft Store

The e-mail client Thunderbird is available on various platforms, from Linux to macOS to Windows. The Open Source community has made Thunderbird available now for Windows 10 as an app from the Microsoft Store. Advertising

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Windows 10: App History without Microsoft account?

[German]Microsoft is probably able to track the Microsoft store app history, i.e. what you have loaded as an app in the store, even without a Microsoft account. This may be shown within the store’s app history. Advertising

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Windows 10: No support for Microsoft Store un- and re-install

[German]Important information for users and administrators of Windows 10, Microsoft says in a new KB article that uninstalling the Microsoft Store in Windows 10 and reinstalling it later is not supported. Advertising

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Windows 10: Issues with WSUS and Store (V1803)

[German]Windows 10 April Update (version 1803) probably causes issues with the Microsoft Store. And WSUS may have problems rolling out updates for Windows 10 clients. With WSUS it turns out that Microsoft has fixed something and distributed it in the … Continue reading

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Windows Phone 8.1: App download store error 0x80070020

[German]It seems that users of a Windows Phone 8.1 device are facing again a Microsoft store issue. It’s not possible to downloads apps, because this fails with error 0x80070020. Advertising

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Windows10 V1709: Reliability Update KB4058043

[German]Surprisingly Microsoft has released another (reliability) update KB4058043 for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update on December 15, 2017. Here are some hints for this (reliability) update. Advertising

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