These are contained in the WindowsApps folder on your hard drive which can't be accessed without a little tweaking. Here we're going to not. Change its permissions & access WindowsApps folder installation Folder Options and check the Show hidden files, folders and drives option.
I upgraded to windows 10 from 7, all the apps I download goes to local disk D which is only 30 GB in size, it is getting full. I have GB free.
Every app is stored in its own sub-folder.
In reply to Azaruddin Syed's post on October 29, Thanks for marking this as the answer. A picture is worth thousand words. Windows Apps only contains UWP applications.
You will be unable to just copy and paste folders to your new drive, if you want to migrate your installation, clone your HDD.
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Double-click on one of the folders, for example "Microsoft. I have the same question UH would have been nice if sniping tool was working here. The 'Program Files' folder in different languages. The following warning text will then be shown:
Under "Save locations," and on "New apps will save to," select the new If you configure a secondary hard drive to install applications, that.
The 'Program Files\WindowsApps' folder in Windows 8 explained (Technical Article)
Explains were on the hard disk Windows Store apps are stored, what kind of folder 'Program Files\WindowsApps' is and how to get access to that folder.
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Sign up using Email and Password. A Windows Store app resembles the apps that are run on smartphones, and typically they don't have so many functions as a traditional Windows desktop application. Now you should be able to see the contents of the folder: