When using the Windows Store app on Surface Pro, why can i not share an app to a contact that exists in the people app

Is there a way to do this? Is my system bugged?

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Last updated March 25, 2018 Views 21 Applies to:


Hi Mr. Hammersmith


It’s great to know that you have chosen Windows 8 Pro Surface Tablet and thank you for providing us this opportunity to assist you on Microsoft Community Forums.


You would like to know if you can share an App from Windows Store to a contact in your People App.


You can definitely share your favorite Apps or if you discover any great apps in the Windows 8 Store to any contact saved in the People App.


I would suggest you to refer the article: “Rate, review, and share apps” from this link:




Hope this information is helpful. Please feel free to get back to us for any further queries or issues related to Windows.


Rajesh Govind - Microsoft Support Engineer

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