How to fix Windows 10 Store app update error code:0x80070002

Ever since Microsoft launched the Windows 10, Microsoft’s latest OS has been criticized and also loved by millions. Reports suggest that Windows 10 is running on more than 500 million devices, which is nothing sort of a milestone. In comparison to Windows 8 and 8.1, Windows 10 is far more stable, however, there are millions of users who end up facing some fatal and non-fatal errors. In this post, we are going to give a look at how to fix Windows 10 Store app update error code:0x80070002.

First of all, here is something you need to know, this kinds of error is not a fatal error and in order to fix you don’t need to re-install Windows 10, or use any third party apps. Despite, this is one error you need to get rid of or else you won’t be able to update any apps which come pre-installed or those ones which you downloaded later from the Microsoft’s Store.

If you have been facing this error, then please do the fixes given below, which will help you to get rid of this error.

So, here’s how you can fix the Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002-

Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002-(settings)

  • Resetting the Microsoft Store app: This is one of the most common fixes available using which you can get rid of the Windows 10 Store app update error. Now in order fix, you need to reset the Windows 10 Store app. First of all, go to Settings > Update & Security > Troubleshoot. In the Troubleshoot window, at the bottom half, you’ll find a header called ‘Find & fix other problems’. At the bottom, you’ll find ‘Window Store Apps’ option, click on it and to run the ‘Troubleshooter’.

Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002-diagnostic

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  • Sign Out and then Sign-in: If you are lucky then this simple trick might help you in getting rid of  Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002, now to Sign Out of the Store, open the App, go to the ‘Account’ option available just beside the Search bar, click on it and then ‘Sign Out’. Once you Sign Out of it try updating the apps.

Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002-apps

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  • Manual update: This is simple step using which you can fix the Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002. Just click on any of the apps which are not updated. Now instead of clicking on the ‘Retry’ button, click on the ‘Cancel’ button and then click on the ‘Update’ button. Once you click on the Update button, the downloading process will start and your app will be updated. The only con is that you need to do it manually for all the apps.

Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002-update

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So, these were the some of the ways through which you can fix the Windows 10 Store app update error code: 0x80070002. Hope you found this post helpful, if the fixes given worked for you then please do share this post with your friends on social media, and who knows in this way you end up helping someone who is looking for the info.

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