Does Windows 8 have an app store?

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Does Windows 8 have an app store?

When you’re connected to the Internet, Windows 8.1 clients obtain updates to Microsoft Store apps directly from the Microsoft Store app. The Microsoft Store app is visible on the Windows Start screen.

How do I download apps on Windows 8?

Installing apps

  1. From the Store, locate and select the app you wish to install. Clicking an app.
  2. The app information page will appear. If the app is free, click the Install button.
  3. The app will begin downloading and will be installed automatically.
  4. The installed app will appear on the Start screen.

Where is the App Store on Windows 8?

Installing Apps. Access the Windows Store by clicking on the Store tile which is normally located on the Start Screen. You can also open the Windows Store by searching for Store in the Start Screen.

How do I enable the store in Windows 8?

Browse to the permissions listed under Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Store and open up the entry titled “Allow Store to install apps on the Windows To Go workspaces.” Now just mark the setting for this permission as Enabled and click OK to save changes.

Is Windows 8 discontinued?

Support for Windows 8 ended on January 12, 2016. Microsoft 365 Apps is no longer supported on Windows 8. To avoid performance and reliability issues, we recommend that you upgrade your operating system to Windows 10 or download Windows 8.1 for free.

How do I save a website to my desktop in Windows 8?

Save a Web Page with Internet Explorer and Windows 8

  1. Click Internet Explorer’s Tools button, choose File, and choose Save As from the overly packed menu.
  2. Select a location in the Navigation Pane to save the file.
  3. Choose how you want to save the page in the Save As Type drop-down list.

What apps are available for Windows 8?

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  • How do I find app in Windows 8?

    If you want an easy way to find all apps installed on Windows 8 computers, hit the Windows Key + Q in from either the desktop or the new (metro) interface. This brings up the Search box and will display all of the apps. The benefit of this is you can easily start searching for a particular app too.

    How do you open Microsoft App Store?

    To open the Windows Store, press the “Windows” key and then click the “Store” app tile or type “store” and then click “Store” entry from the search results. Locate the category that you wish to view and then click the “Top Free” tile. A list of the top 100 free apps for the category you selected will display.

    How do you download an App Store?

    Do this by touching the icon on the screen that says “App Store”. Search for the application that you want to download by selecting the “search” option at the bottom of the App Store screen and entering key words. Examples of search words include “kids games”, “word games”, “tip calculators”, “travel” and “budget”.

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