Microsoft Windows Apps Store made its debut with the Windows version of windows 8 and now it has been updated to latest Windows 8.1 and it has already been announced that Microsoft will skip a digit and go for 10 version. The Windows apps store was introduced to give the user a place to download and maintain all the latest games and apps from the trusted source. With the latest update of Windows 8.1, you will need to Update Microsoft Windows Apps Store.
So that all your apps and games will be in the latest version as possible. On top of that, the advantages of keeping your store updated are all your bugs and problems will be fixed. So it is always necessary to keep your windows apps store updated every time.
How To Manually Update Microsoft Windows Apps Store:
Here manually I mean to say that if your automatic update is off you would have to manually go for updating your store app all by your hands but not to worry here I will you teach you to step by step on how to update your Windows apps store.
Note: The updating of windows apps store is almost same for both Windows 8 and 8.1. So you just need to follow the steps below.
Steps To Update Apps From Microsoft Windows Apps Store:
Firsts off all before we start the tutorial on how to update Microsoft Windows apps store in Windows 8/8.1. I would advise you to sign up for Microsoft account because you need to have a Microsoft account before you can access to the Windows apps store and on top of that if you sign up to Microsoft all your other device which uses the same Microsoft account will able to access to all the apps and games that you have downloaded and install as all will be synchronized to the same account but if you already have Microsoft account then you can start with the steps below.
STEPS TO FOLLOW:
First of all, open your Start Screen and click on the apps store option.
Now move your mouse pointer towards the right edge of your screen.
Now click on the setting charm option.
Now Tap or click on the App updates option.
And if you have not sign in to your Microsoft account you will be asked to just sign in to your account.
Now Click on the option Check for Updates and near that there is an option to turn on or off the automatic updates for the store.
Now Your Apps will start to Update to the latest version.
- If you have apps to update it will be as the below photo and you will need to install it.
- If you don’t have any apps to update it will be as below.
[Note: The Windows 8.1 version has a default automatic on for the updates from the apps store]
So this is for updating your windows apps store on Windows 8/8.1. if you need the latest version of Windows Store app and if you are willing to turn the automatic update off or on you can follow the same above method. So keep all your apps updated and enjoy the latest app and games from the trusted sources. If you feel this article has helped you then do share it with your friends and leave your comments and suggestion below.