Error Code 0x80070002 while installing apps from Store in Windows 10


I recently upgraded to Windows 10 and when I an downlaoding apps from App store it is throwing Error 0x80070002..



Thank you for your interest in Windows 10.

I suggest you to follow the methods below and check if it helps.

Method 1

I suggest you to follow these steps and try to run the Windows Store Apps troubleshooter:

  1. Press Windows key + X on the keyboard.

  2. Click on Control panel.

  3. Type “Troubleshooting” without quotes in the Control panel search box.

  4. Click on Troubleshooting and click on View all.

  5. Click on Windows Store Apps troubleshooter and follow the on-screen instructions.

Method 2:  Reset store cache

  1. Press Windows key + R.

  2. Type wsreset.exe and press Enter.

Method 3

We recommend running the following PowerShell script to re-register the Store and check if it works:

  1. Press Windows key + X.

  2. Click on Command Prompt (Admin)

  3. In the command prompt, enter the following command: PowerShell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted -Command "& {$manifest = (Get-AppxPackage Microsoft.WindowsStore).InstallLocation + '\AppxManifest.xml' ; Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $manifest}

  4. Reboot the device and check if issue persists.

Hope this information is helpful. Please do let us know if you need further assistance, we’ll be glad to assist you.

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Last updated April 11, 2021 Views 10,917 Applies to: