Fix Your Purchase Can’t Be Completed Error

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‘Something happened and your purchase can’t be completed. Error code: 0x80248014’ this error message is so familiar to the windows 8, windows 8.1 and windows 10 users. When you try to install an app from windows store, you may face your purchase can’t be completed error. This error may repeat every time you try to install that app. Though there are some effective methods, Many users prefer to reinstall windows to fix your purchase can’t be completed error. You should try some other methods to fix your purchase can’t be completed error. At last you can reinstall windows, if these methods don’t work.

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Your Purchase Can’t Be Completed Error

Fix Your Purchase Can’t Be Completed Error:

Your purchase can’t be completed error can be fixed in some ways. Let’s know these methods one by one.

Method 1: Fix Time and Region Setting:

Your purchase can’t be completed error may occur for incorrect time and date as well as region setting. So at first you should fix your time setting and region setting. To fix time and date setting-

  • Go to Control Panel > Clock, Language, and Region.
  • Now select your Date and time.
  • Then click on Change date and time and correct your time and date.
  • Now click on OK.
  • Then correct your time zone by clicking Change time zone…

Now fix your region setting. To do it-

  • From Control Panel > Clock, Language, and Region, click on Region.
  • Now click on Location tab and correct your region.

After doing it, try to install that app and see if there is still your purchase can’t be completed error.

Method 2: Fix Your Purchase Can’t be Completed Error by Command Prompt

This is a very easy method to solve your purchase can’t be completed error. To do it-

  • Press Windows Logo + X from your keyboard.
  • Now select Command Prompt (Admin).
  • Now type the following commands one by one. Each time you type one command, press enter.

net stop wuauserv

net stop cryptSvc

net stop bits

net stop msiserver

ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old

ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 catroot2.old

net start wuauserv

net start cryptSvc

net start bits

net start msiserver

  • Now close command prompt and restart your PC.

Hopefully, this method will work for you to fix your purchase can’t be completed error.

Method 3: Set Windows Update Service to Start Automatically

Setting windows update service to start automatically can fix your purchase can’t be completed error. To do it-

  • Press Windows Logo + R from your keyboard.
  • Type services.msc and press enter.
  • In services windows find Windows Update and double click on it.
  • Now set start up type to Automatic and click on OK.
  • Now reboot your PC.

I hope one of these three methods will fix your purchase can’t be completed error. If you still face your purchase can’t be completed error, you may follow the alternative methods.

Alternative Methods to Fix Your Purchase Can’t Be Completed Error:

If you still face this annoying problem, you can switch to a local account from Microsoft account. Then try method 2 and 3. Else you can install CCleaner and fix your registry. Hopefully it will fix your purchase can’t be completed error. Then switch back to your microsoft account.

If any methods don’t work for you, You can repair or re-install your PC.

If you know any better methods fix your purchase can’t be completed error, you can share with us by comment.