Windows 10: Windows/Microsoft Apps won't update

Discus and support Windows/Microsoft Apps won't update in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; Several weeks ago I had issues with an external hard drive, which locked up my computer. I used a restore point that was only a few days prior to that... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by MikePapasifakis, Aug 4, 2021.

  1. Windows/Microsoft Apps won't update


    Several weeks ago I had issues with an external hard drive, which locked up my computer. I used a restore point that was only a few days prior to that particular day. Since then my computer won't update either regular Windows updates or app updates like Microsoft Store, Calculator, etc. The menu/home screen shows "Security update pending/Install the update", but when I click it I'm just routed to the Microsoft Support, Windows Update page. Any help to download and install the updates would be greatly appreciated. Windows update says: You're not up to dateYour device is missing important secur

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    MikePapasifakis, Aug 4, 2021
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  2. KTR
    ktr Win User

    Windows updates won't install!

    I had the same problem when i repaired my O/S, i forgot the steps on how to fixed it, but it is in the microsoft support forum.

    You have to reinstall the windows updater, then restart the updating service.

    edit: Found it...http://support.microsoft.com/kb/943144
     
  3. windows 10 apps won,t open

    Hi Robert,

    Thanks for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    We appreciate you for trying the troubleshooting steps.



    I suggest you to try the below steps and check if it helps.

    Step 1: Run Windows app troubleshooter.

    Refer to the below link:

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/run-the-troubleshooter-for-windows-apps

    Step 2: Run shell commands for Windows store and check if it helps.

    Follow the below steps:


    • Press Windows key + X and select
      Command prompt(Admin)
      to open elevated Command prompt.

    • Type the following commands.



      powershell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $Env:SystemRoot\WinStore\AppxManifest.xml

    • Hit enter, the blackscreen will appear still for a couple of seconds. After a couple of second a new line saying C:\.... will appear.

    • Close Command Prompt.

    • Try to start the Windows Store again.


    Hope it helps, reply to us with the status of your issue. We will be happy to assist you.
     
    Santosh_Rai, Aug 4, 2021
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  4. tops Win User

    Windows/Microsoft Apps won't update

    Skype won´t wok in 17063

    Skype Won´t work... games won´t work...

    Making backup and re-format...

    Maybe I Install a Windows 7 again, At least, all of my games run smoothly ...Sadness!!

    *Banghead
     
    tops, Aug 4, 2021
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