Microsoft Store App missing

John Lenz 1,726 Reputation points

Windows 10 Home 20H2

Store app is missing

What I have done so far

  1. ChkDsk on C drive ... clean
  2. Ran windows store troubleshooter ... no problem
  3. RAn WsReset ... OK
  4. PowerShell - PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Get-AppXPackage WindowsStore -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml"}
    Add-AppxPackage : Cannot find path 'C:\AppXManifest.xml' because it does not exist.

What can I do to get store app back?

Windows 10
Windows 10
A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.
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Accepted answer
  1. Kapil Arya 7,771 Reputation points MVP


    Try creating a new user account, check if Store is available on that.

    If the Store is still not available, it might be possible that Store app package was completely removed from your system. You can perform repair upgrade to restore it:

    Hope this helps!

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  1. Reza-Ameri 16,841 Reputation points

    Open start and search for Command prompt and right click on it and run it as administrator.
    Then type the following command:

    sfc /scannow

    Press enter and let it runs.
    You may open start and search for feedback and open the Feedback Hub app and report this issue.

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  2. John Lenz 1,726 Reputation points

    Ran SFC & DISM. SFC found an fixed some corruptio. Still no store. Will try a new account next

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