Tag Archives: appx

Windows: Cannot uninstall Store App. Error: Exception from HRESULT: 0x80073CFA

Hi,

if you want to uninstall some preinstalled store apps you get an error “Deployment failed with HRESULT: 0x80073CFA, Removal failed. Please contact your software vendor.”

This error could happen if the App is not correctly registered.
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Windows: Start an Windows APP from command line


Hi,

this post describes how to start a Windows App from command line. Windows Apps cannot be started by calling the exe file in the C:\program files\WindowsApps\xxx folder. This can/must be done my using the explorer.exe.

The Syntax is


C:\> explorer.exe shell:appsFolder\%PackageFamilyNameOfTheApp%!%AppId%

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Windows: Download appx packages from Microsoft Store (Example install the new Windows Terminal offline)

Hi,

the store itself does not have an option to download appx packages directly from the Windows store.
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