Error 0x80073cf9 when installing app from Windows Store.

Original Title: PC window 8


What can i do when I reset my pc with windows 8 and it does not work?please help me !!..and  i  got problem with error code 0x80073cf9 when i install from app store.

Cannot install Windows 8 apps error 0x80073cf9.

Are you signed in with a Local Account or a Microsoft Account?


Introducing Windows 8: Should You Use a Local Account or a Microsoft Account?


What happens if you create and test with another Windows user?



See if the program can diagnose any problems and fix them.


Download and run the Modern UI App troubleshooter and check.


What to do if you have problems with an app

Try clearing the Windows Store cache: 

On the desktop screen, press Windows + R key to open run box.

Type WSReset.exe and hit Enter.



How to perform a clean boot to troubleshoot a problem in Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8




What is the problem that you have when you try to do a refresh or reset of Windows 8?


See if these are an option for you to consider.   Windows 8 includes these built in options.

How to restore, refresh, or reset your PC

How to Refresh Windows 8

How to Reset Windows 8


How to Refresh Your Computer Running Windows 8

How to create a system image to refresh your Windows 8 PC



Is System Restore of any use to you?


How to repair the operating system and how to restore the operating system configuration to an earlier point in time in Windows Vista (or 7, or 8).


How to use the System File Checker tool to troubleshoot missing or corrupted system files on Windows Vista or on Windows 7


How to analyze the log file entries that the Microsoft Windows Resource Checker (SFC.exe) program generates in Windows Vista





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Last updated March 24, 2018 Views 421 Applies to: