Fix: if your Windows Apps are ‘Not Installed Correctly’
When you click or tap on a particular application in the Start panel on Windows 10, you may get a message not installed correctly, and the application fails to start.
This error message may occur when you make some changes to the Windows 10 operating system, and it affects the registry keys of specific applications.
It can also happen if you have an antivirus that does not let you run an application given the threat to the operating system or perhaps the User Account Control feature you have do not allow the application to run,
Usually, by reinstalling the applications from Microsoft Store, it should fix this problem, but if not, you can follow the instructions posted below and find some other useful tips.
How can I fix it right the error message not installed?
1. Use antivirus
- Disable your current antivirus.
- Reboot your Windows 10 operating system.
- After Windows 10 powers up the check and see if the antivirus is disabled.
- If it is then you can try and run the application you are having problems with and see if it works.
- Once your current antivirus has been disabled, your PC will not be safe, so we recommend that you install antivirus trustworthy and reliable, such as BitDefender.
- Although it continues to run, it has close to zero impact when it comes to disturbing how your PC to operate after you install and you will never feel your system slows down.
- BitDefender is a fast antivirus that will keep your device protected against most malware and viruses by stopping them before it even becomes an issue.
2. Use Application Problems
- Download the diagnostic programs.
- Click on the file to run it.
- Follow the on-screen steps to complete the troubleshooting in applications.
- When finished, reboot the Windows 10 operating system.
3. Reset Microsoft Store cache
- Press and hold down the Windows key + Q.
- Type: WSReset.exe and press Enter.
- After about 30 seconds, the command prompt will automatically, and the Microsoft Store will open.