Fix Apps not Opening Problem Windows 10

Fix Apps not Opening Problem Windows 10

September 8, 2018 By alberto

    After being released, Windows 10 is performing great. Though their are some users who are still facing some issues with it. Windows apps not opening problem is one of them. I already discussed about some problems and solutions of windows 10. In this article, You will know the way to fix apps not opening problem in windows 10.

    Windows 10 Start Menu - Apps not Opening Problem

    How to Fix Apps not Opening Problem Windows 10:

    Windows 10 apps not opening problem can be fixed by following methods –

    Method 1: Fix by Powershell Command

    You can fix apps not opening problem by this method. To do it-

    • Press Windows Key + R from your keyboard.
    • Type powershell and press enter.
    • Now Windows Powershell will be opened.
    • Right click on powershell icon on taskbar and select Run as Administrator.
    • Now paste the following command and press Enter.

    Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml"}

    Hopefully, It will fix windows 10 apps not opening problem. If it doesn’t work follow next.

    Method 2: Downloading & Install Latest Drivers

    You should download & install latest drivers. Normally, All of your drivers are updated through windows update. But you also can do it manually. You can go to your computer manufacture website and download all latest drivers. Then install them on your PC. It may help you to fix apps not opening problem in windows 10.

    Method 3: Re-Installing Apps

    This is another method to fix apps not opening in windows 10. Follow this method, If you face this problem for particular apps. Try to remove them and install them again.

    Method 4: Using System File Checker Tool

    Using system File Checker tool, You can be able to know if any system files are corrupted. It also helps you to fix windows 10 apps not opening problem. To do it-

    • You should do it in safe mode. To learn how to do it, Read: Boot Into Safe Mode in Windows 10.
    • Press Windows Logo + X from Keyboard.
    • Click on Command Prompt (Admin).
    • Now type sfc /scannow and press Enter.
    • Now wait for a few minutes.
    • After completing the process, If you see the following message ‘Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations‘, You don’t need to be worried. But if you see any other message like ‘Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files and successfully repaired them. Details are included in the CBS.Log %WinDir%\Logs\CBS\CBS.log‘, You have to be worried. Then you should reset your windows by inserting installation media. To know how you will do it, Read: Do a Fresh Windows 10 Installation.

    ****This is problem is also known as emerging issue 67758. I’v wrote a new article about it. You may read the new one to get additional solutions. Read: Fix Emerging Issue 67758

    You also may find extra solutions more from microsoft support site.