How To Install Free Games From Microsoft Store

  1. How To Install Free Games From Microsoft Store App
  2. How To Install Free Games From Microsoft Store

Start by running the Windows Store Apps troubleshooter. Open Start Settings Update & security Troubleshoot. Scroll down to the bottom. Click Windows Store Apps. Click Run the troubleshooter. When complete try opening the Store again. Also check if the Store works in another user account. Press Windows key + R.

If you're moving from a Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 PC to a new Windows 10 device, you'll find that the best way to get apps and games is through Microsoft Store. Microsoft Store is familiar on any device—you can search for free and paid apps like Adobe Reader, view their popularity and ratings, and download them to your device.

When you install an app from Microsoft Store, it will follow you to any device. Apps will also get updated automatically, so you always have the latest features. Here's how to download apps and games so you can get up and running right away.

  1. Go to the Start button, and then from the apps list select Microsoft Store.

  2. Visit the Apps or Games tab in Microsoft Store.

  3. To see more of any category, select Show all at the end of the row.

  4. Select the app or game you'd like to download, and then select Get.

How To Install Free Games From Microsoft Store App

Sign in with your Microsoft account to finish downloading your app or game. No Microsoft account? Sign up for a free Microsoft account.

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Universal Windows Platform (UWP) is an open source API created by Microsoft. It allows developers to create universal games/apps that will potentially run on multiple types of devices. Bandicam 3.2.0 or a higher version allows you to record the Windows Games/Apps (UWP) in Microsoft Store that use the DirectX/OpenGL graphics technologies through the 'Game Recording Mode' of Bandicam, so you can record the games/apps in high quality.

Record Windows Games in Microsoft Store on your PC

Enable 'Windows Apps (UWP)'

To record the Windows Games/Apps (UWP) through the 'Game Recording Mode', start Bandicam -> General -> Advanced -> and check the 'Windows Apps (UWP)' option as shown below:

When the game/app is executed, you will see a green-colored number (FPS) and you will be able to record the game in high-quality through the 'Game Recording Mode' of Bandicam. » See more

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Tip) If you installed Windows to 'C drive' and installed Bandicam to 'D drive', you will not see the FPS numbers.
To record Windows apps/games in Microsoft Store, you must install Bandicam to 'C drive' where you installed your Windows.

How To Install Free Games From Microsoft Store

A compatibility issue with Windows Apps (UWP) and Origin

Origin is an online gaming platform developed by Electronic Arts. If you enable the 'Windows Apps (UWP)' option, Bandicam may not recognize Origin games.