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Service Alert: Windows Store crashing on Windows 10 PCs and Mobile phone


Staff member
Dec 17, 2013

If you are running Windows 10 tonight and have noticed the Store immediately closes when you try to open it, you are not alone. Both through our email tips and a quick search on Twitter reveal that this is a widespread issue.

Starting at around 10 pm ET our Store on numerous devices including our phone began to crash close when trying to launch it. Rebooting the PC or phone does not seem to fix the issue, and the wsreset command trick used to reset the cache. We have not yet tried any other drastic actions outlined in our earlier how-to.

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