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The official place to download apps, music, podcasts, and games.

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Wi-Fi required for downloading apps larger than 19 MB

Why is my Lumia 520 asking for Wi-Fi in order to install apps larger than 19 MB? How can I fix it?
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Link to app on Windows App Store is not working for windows phone 8.1 [closed]

I have uploaded my app on Windows App store and it has cleared all the phases to publish the app. Now I am not able to get my app on Windows Store, also when I click my link to app inside Dashboard -> ...
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how to solve code error 800704CF

I cant download any applications I even kept on making new Microsoft account but still I can't download everytime it show error code
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NFC payments in store

I'm pretty sure I know the answer but asking for my partner. We've both got new contract sims & Lumia 640 each. We know we can pay for apps & games through our pay monthly contract. My partner ...
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When will we have SnapChat and KIK apps in windows phone store ?

I use Microsoft LUMIA 540. The only chatting app which I could use in it is Whatsapp. When will it support apps like snapchat, kik. There is also an KIK app in store which will never installs.
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Unable to download township game on Lumia 640 XL LTE

I am unable to download township game & few other games on 640 Xl LTE. Tried changing wifi, setting date time manually, syncing microsoft account but no use. It shows pending or stops midway.
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Incomplete download from Store

I was downloading Tiny Troopers 2, but i canceled, now i can't delete the incomplete download. He is allocated on the Others storage. Specs: Windows Phone 8.1 Lumia 535
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WP8.1 App Version Changed on Store

We have a WP8.1 app which has a package version of '1.2.0.38', but when it's published to the windows store, it shows a version around '2015.X.XX.XXXX'. I don't have any clue about it, the version is ...
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How to add an app in Windows Phone Store to my wish list?

I am looking for a way to favorite an app I happen to like on Windows Store which I plan to install later (e.g. when I have access to WiFi) or simply have it in my list of favorites, like that in ...
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cannot download any apps from store in Nokia lumia 630?

I cannot download any app from store.Please help me.When I click on install it is not showing any message.My internet connection is fine.
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How to cancel app downloads in Store?

I cannot cancel an app download from the Store. It's been showing "starting download" for 1-2 hours already, and there is no Cancel button. Please help me, I need to install the app.
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Can't Download Apps From Store

Why can't I install any apps on my phone? It says to try later. I tried later several times, but it still doesn't work.
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Download Problems

While trying to download an app (I don't want). I get error messages number 80004004 I don't know what to do and I can't delete the app. Now I can't get to download any downloads - it seems as if ...
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Whatsapp update not happening

On opening whatsapp, it gives a message Update WhatsApp, on click of it, the windows phone store opens and there is no update button available, it just gives me the option "Share" instead of "Update" ...
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Torrent in Windows phone [closed]

I can't find other than a torrent search engine in windows store. Is it possible to download movies and all through torrent in windows phone too? Or any other facility that we got to do so.
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My App not showing in store [closed]

My app's name is Suggest aMovie. I uploaded it two days ago and it seen publishing in dev center. I see it here : http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/search?q=Suggest+aMovie But if click it, this page ...
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I am unable to open the store on my Lumia 525 to download apps

When I am trying to open the store to download an app on my Nokia Lumia 525 it is showing the error code - 805a8011, even after rebooting I am unable to open the store, what should I do now? Please ...
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Uninstalled an application but the store shows it as still installed. How can I reinstall it?

I updated to the latest Windows Phone 10 Technical preview. In the process I lost all of the application data that I had stored on my SD card and need to reinstall my apps. I removed the applications ...
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can't access beta app in store although my account is a tester account

i added a windows phone application as a beta app in store and add my email address as a beta tester . after app status changed to published i go to dashboard->myApp->Details>Link to the ...
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I can not Install WhatsApp In my Lumia 1320 with 8.1 updated

Can not install WhatsApp I get error 805a2029 during download
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error code of 80020006 while installing app

I'm getting the error code 80020006 while installing an app from the store. I' not able to install any app from the store, please help me.
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How do I add money to my Microsoft Account?

Sometimes it's nice to have some prepaid amount of money on the Microsoft Account so you don't have to have a credit card or a paypal account connected to it or you can give your kids an "allowance" ...
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Whatsapp is not installing on Lumia 535

I am using Lumia 535 OS Windows 8.1. Facing problem when installing the Whatsapp. It is showing "Attention required, tap here" as I tap there, showing as "we are having trouble connecting to the Store ...
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How to delete the app list from My Apps?

I am came from android. I am very new to Windows phone. I have download some apps from store. I don't like that apps and uninstalled that apps from my phone. Now when ever I go to My Apps list it ...
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Do WP 8.0 apps appear in WP Store to users with WP 8.1

I am developing an application. I want to target the widest user base possible but I do not know for which platform I should develop. I fear that if I develop an app for WP 8.0, users with WP 8.1 won'...
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Why is the CBS App not showing in the Windows Store?

I am trying to install the CBS App on my Nokia Lumia 520. It does't show up in the Windows Store. I do see CBS News and CBS Local. My phone is only 800 x 480 resolution, which I suspect may be the ...
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How to suppress Windows 8.1's resistance to download app over cellular data network?

I have disabled get apps over wifi only in Store settings of my Windows 8.1 device. Still, when I try to install an app that is just 118 MB in size over Cellular network, I get a message that the app ...
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80070010 error code

I am trying to install a game . When I click on install I am getting an error There has been a problem completing your request.Try again later. This error code may be helpful:80070010. What ...
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Unable to download apps

I've had a Nokia Lumia 635 for a few feeks now and everything was going smoothly until I couldn't download apps anymore. I try to download one and it's in progress, but it doesn't complete. What can I ...
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Force uninstall an app?

Is there any way to force an app on the SD card to be uninstalled? I cannot open one of the apps on my phone (Swarm). When I hold on to it and select Uninstall, nothing happens. It no longer shows ...
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App Rating and Review not showing

I am new to the Windows platform, I have created and uploaded a Windows Phone application Create Todo It shows up in the store and all, but I am unable to see the user reviews and ratings (Few of my ...
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Does Windows Phone App Store give a way to contact developer?

I can't see any documentation/contact-us information on an app I bought - just the information on the main app page. Isn't this standard app-store functionality, so people can report bugs? Other than ...
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Can I download, re-sign, and distribute a Windows Store app across an organisation?

We have a situation where we're like to distribute a free-to-download Windows Store app to ~1,000 users across an organisation. Currently the approach is for each user to log in to the store ...
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What Does “Update Apps Automatically” Mean?

In the Store settings, there is an option to "Update apps automatically". When turned on, will this simply check for updates x times per day (meaning that if I'm waiting on an update, I may have to ...
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How to buy Windows Phone app for child account

My son wants Minecraft pocket edition on Windows Phone for his birthday. Currently on the "My Family" settings on Windows Phone website I have his account set up to allow free downloads only. I'm ...
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I can not install apps from the SD card

I can not install apps from the SD card, when I try to install one it shows the message... "we are having a trouble installing this app" What can I do to fix this?
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Download Apps or Games through PC

I am using Windows Phone 1320. Is it possible to download an app or game from windows store through my PC and it automatically gets installed on my Lumia 1320?
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We're unable to connect to store at this moment on 8.1 error after resetting the phone

I had to reset my mobile,but after the reset when i try to access the store it keeps showing up the above mentioned error in title.what are the necessary steps to close this problem.
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How to start developing WP8 apps for free? [closed]

I want to start writing apps for Windows Phone 8 and above. I went then to their website and wanted to register a developer account. But my options are to register as an Individual ($19) and as a ...
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What is the difference between Windows Store app, W. Phone app and W. Phone Silverlight app [closed]

I am new to this environment but I got confused a bit, when I see these 3 kind of apps. I assumes that Windows Store App is an app that goes on the market place, but also the WP app does that ... and ...
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How to send an app to a friend?

How do I share an app? I'd like to share an app with my friend. Is it possible? Just want to send him a link to the store directly from my phone.
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Why do I still get the buy button instead of the share one after buying an App?

I use Nextgen Reader on my Windows 8.1 Pro (Update 1) desktop and on my Windows Phone 8.1 (release 8.10.12393.890) Lumia 620 phone. I bought the App today from the desktop. If I check on the store I ...
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An App has disappeared from my phone, but the store says I have it, so I can't get it back

The app is "Dominion Picker", but I don't think the app is at fault. My wife has the same phone (Nokia 920) and OS (Windows 8.1), and hers is fine. I have had the app for quite a while, and got an ...
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Getting an error while downloading app

Every app except Melodia downloads properly. I tried to redownload it several times with the same effect. It downloads, installs, the "finalizing" appears and then error. What can I do to solve this ...
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Would an app, featuring only a Webview component, get approved for the Store? [closed]

I am not a mobile app developer, but we do feature responsive design in our website which works very well on my Nokia Lumia. So if I were to make an app that only contains a fullscreen WebView ...
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How can I delete my app review & rating?

I'm a developer, and I implemented a rate and review feature on my phone. I accidentally rated my own app, is it possible to remove this rating?
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Details on applications permissions

Each application on the marketplace asks for some permissions. Is there a an existing listing of all these permissions with the associated details ? For instance, what rights are granted to an ...
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What if some app change its requirements after I already downloaded it?

I just wonderer what could possible happen in this case: I go to app store I check for an app that just change my lock screen. I check that this app just requires photos lib and data services. I ...
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Store says I don't have enough space, but I do

I'm trying to download a Game called Dungeon Hunter 4, it takes around 700mb, I have more than 1,5Gb free and still I cant download the Game, it says i must clear space. Please help
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Error code 805a0194 when submitting an app review

I'm trying to submit a review for the app SEQR using my Nokia Lumia 920 with 8.1 Developer Preview. Whe I press submit I get this error message: There is a problem completing your request. Try ...