Missing Apps in Windows 10

  dikul 13:31 21 Jan 2017
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For the last few days the Store App and the Microsoft Solitaire collection have gone walkabout. How can I get them back, please?

  chub_tor 14:55 21 Jan 2017

Are they missing from the large squares on the Start Menu or from the complete long list of all your apps on the left hand side?

  dikul 15:11 21 Jan 2017

chub_tor They are missing from both.

  chub_tor 15:57 21 Jan 2017

Click Here to run the App Trouble Shooter and see if this helps

  dikul 10:59 22 Jan 2017

Hi chub_tor, the troubleshooter tells me that the Store cache may be damaged but does not fix it. Ho hum!

  rdave13 18:47 22 Jan 2017

In Cortana's search box type Store to see if it opens from the search list. If not this is a link to show how to clear and reset the cache, click here.

  dikul 14:09 23 Jan 2017

rdave13 Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. wsreset does nothing except bring up a dialogue box (all greyed out) stating that "You need a new app to run this ms-windows-store". I also tried a method outlined here click here to no avail, I hope I am not faced with a reinstall of Windows.

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  kevnjohn 14:44 23 Jan 2017

You can resolve the problem by following the Windows Store Apps Troubleshooter for Windows 10 source click here

  dikul 15:10 23 Jan 2017

kevnjohn, the Store Apps Trouble shooter does not work but this click here has worked a treat! thanks to everyone for your help. Mike

  chub_tor 21:03 23 Jan 2017

Thanks dikul, that looks useful

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