12-16-2013 03:44 AM
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  1. slipknot28's Avatar
    I have a HTC 8X and I have not received any notification of application updates. I know that the application has an upgrade, because when I go to application in the store it offered me an update. After that, number 1 appears at the store live tile. Does anyone have a solution for this problem?
    06-09-2013 05:28 AM
  2. dol4er's Avatar
    Not yet...

    Strange but sometimes it checks for updates automatically, however, it has happened to me only twice for 8 months.
    06-09-2013 06:48 AM
  3. Br1t's Avatar
    Been having this problem myself for sometime. I found a thread here about removing the tile, rebooting the phone, repining and then rebooting and it fixes it. Well it did fix it for me the very first time I did that and it's been broken again ever since. I too would appreciate a fix here.
    06-09-2013 04:07 PM
  4. ZachieChan's Avatar
    I have the same problem, but I get updates notifications in tile about once a week, not everyday.
    06-09-2013 05:44 PM
  5. dol4er's Avatar
    Been having this problem myself for sometime. I found a thread here about removing the tile, rebooting the phone, repining and then rebooting and it fixes it. Well it did fix it for me the very first time I did that and it's been broken again ever since. I too would appreciate a fix here.
    I tried it but it didn't work here :/
    06-10-2013 11:34 AM
  6. Br1t's Avatar
    Just a follow up as I actually got 15 notifications yesterday! I happened to be on a mobile trip for work and shut off wifi, it must have pinged over cellular. Maybe having wifi always on it a problem?
    06-11-2013 08:24 PM
  7. slipknot28's Avatar
    Still no updates for me. I tried everything I found on the forums. Does anyone have any other ideas?
    06-15-2013 01:40 AM
  8. LEFT KOYL's Avatar
    Same issue applies to my device here in Greece, no app updates only manual search.
    06-15-2013 05:24 AM
  9. cory1717's Avatar
    same thing for me
    06-17-2013 11:10 AM
  10. jojapath's Avatar
    I tried the: "unpin store tile, clear the IE cache, reboot the phone and pin store tile back" trick but it didn't work. Waited an entire day and no updates showed up on my store tile.

    I then went to: Settings ------> find my phone and unticked the "Send apps to my phone ...." waited 5 seconds and ticked it again.

    About 1 hour later, ALL THE UPDATES SHOWED UP ON MY STORE TILE !!!

    Let's see if it sticks though but so far, I'm happy this worked !!!...
    Last edited by jojapath; 06-19-2013 at 12:32 PM.
    06-19-2013 12:09 PM
  11. LEFT KOYL's Avatar
    Hi jojapth,
    The change was made over the windows website or inside the mobile device?
    06-19-2013 01:14 PM
  12. slipknot28's Avatar
    I do not have that option on my phone (Settings ------> find my phone and unticked the "Send apps to my phone ....")
    06-19-2013 02:13 PM
  13. slipknot28's Avatar
    Still no updates for me. I tried everything I found on the forums. Does anyone have any other ideas?
    06-23-2013 03:39 AM
  14. Stravincy's Avatar
    Same here. I also tried every single tip and trick. Nothing works.
    Someone here mentioned it may be because of constant WiFi on, but I used to always get new Store updates even with my WiFi on.
    So we can single out that.

    Edit: Didn't pay attention to which subforum this was. I have this problem on my Lumia 620.
    Last edited by Stravincy; 06-23-2013 at 05:52 AM.
    06-23-2013 03:51 AM
  15. slipknot28's Avatar
    I finally managed to get the updates. Here's what I did (I do not know exactly what helped, but this is all I did).
    - Factory reset phone
    - Turn ON Find my phone
    - Unpin store
    - Erase IE history
    - Install a new keyboard (any language you did not downloaded)
    - After it installs, it will automatically reset the phone. Takes about 10 minutes
    - Uninstall the keyboard
    - Do a soft reset (volume down + power)
    - Re-pin store.

    Updates not received immediately. It's been 10 hours until I got the update. I do not know if I will continue to get them, and if it is now fixed.
    06-25-2013 01:23 AM
  16. dmann4's Avatar
    I have the same problem. I wonder if it's a HTC bug or a WP bug?
    06-29-2013 01:19 PM
  17. joeynox's Avatar
    I get this all the time. Do what slipknot said
    06-29-2013 01:20 PM
  18. LEFT KOYL's Avatar
    The problem for my solved.
    Stop for one day to have WiFi open.
    Use full 3G/H+ data and GPS enabled.
    After one day you will have the store updates on WiFi active again but I do not know for how long...!
    06-30-2013 04:45 AM
  19. Valiko1996's Avatar
    I have slightly different problem. Updates for various games and applications are regularly coming to my Lumia 920. But some games not updated, neither automatically nor manually. I noticed this for two games for now. When I go to game's page on Windows Store from my PC I see v.1.2 but on my phone I have v.1.0 installed. When I find this game via Windows Store it says the game is already installed. Who's fault is it? Windows Phone 8, or game provider? Or maybe it depends on the country (market)?
    07-05-2013 06:28 AM
  20. LEFTKOYL's Avatar
    Leave your phone all night with only 3G data active and the next morning you will have the updates for your apps.
    07-05-2013 09:56 AM
  21. Huime's Avatar
    I have slightly different problem. Updates for various games and applications are regularly coming to my Lumia 920. But some games not updated, neither automatically nor manually. I noticed this for two games for now. When I go to game's page on Windows Store from my PC I see v.1.2 but on my phone I have v.1.0 installed. When I find this game via Windows Store it says the game is already installed. Who's fault is it? Windows Phone 8, or game provider? Or maybe it depends on the country (market)?
    No ones fault I guess, just that the game is somehow not authorize to update in your region.
    07-05-2013 10:03 AM
  22. Valiko1996's Avatar
    Thanks for answers.

    Leave your phone all night with only 3G data active and the next morning you will have the updates for your apps.
    Don't have such. Wifi is enough so far. I will try it as soon as I subscribe for mobile internet.
    Strange that all other apps and games are updated.
    This happens only to a couple of XBox games. I've changed country/region in Microsoft account, XBox account and phone to be the same (they were different initially). Didn't help yet, but maybe I need to wait several days.

    No ones fault I guess, just that the game is somehow not authorize to update in your region.
    Can it be that old version (1.0) is authorized but new one (1.2) not? Maybe it would not show up in Store at all if it was not authorized? Note that game is installed but wrong version.

    Maybe it's related to the fact that I bought my phone in France but live in Ukraine.
    07-09-2013 04:58 AM
  23. Leandro Prell's Avatar
    I finally managed to get the updates. Here's what I did (I do not know exactly what helped, but this is all I did).
    - Factory reset phone
    - Turn ON Find my phone
    - Unpin store
    - Erase IE history
    - Install a new keyboard (any language you did not downloaded)
    - After it installs, it will automatically reset the phone. Takes about 10 minutes
    - Uninstall the keyboard
    - Do a soft reset (volume down + power)
    - Re-pin store.

    Updates not received immediately. It's been 10 hours until I got the update. I do not know if I will continue to get them, and if it is now fixed.
    No update notifications either... But... Seriously?? A factory reset just to be able to receive app updates notifications?? Its not reasonable! WTF Microsoft, it is BASIC feature.
    07-09-2013 01:34 PM
  24. Cliff Jackby's Avatar
    It really sux. All those tips above I have tried and still no updates.

    Anyone have any other tips on how to fix this, I don't want to do the updates manually?


    Sent from my Lumia 920 using Tapatalk
    Last edited by Cliff Jackby; 07-10-2013 at 04:33 AM.
    07-10-2013 03:43 AM
  25. Valiko1996's Avatar
    07-10-2013 05:13 AM
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