Apps + Store

Touring the Windows Phone Store

Deck out your phone with apps and games from the Windows Phone Store.

Picture of the Windows Phone Store

You can shop for apps and games from your phone (on StartStart icon, just tap Store Store Tile) and browse the Store on the web from your PC, Mac or tablet.

In the Store, where you can also get quick info about your downloads. To see all of the apps you've downloaded (your download history), just tap More More icon > My apps. Or, if you want to see any downloads that are currently downloading or pending (your downloads queue), tap MoreMore icon > Downloads. (These options are only available on Windows Phone 8.1.)

To get music, videos and podcasts, swipe over to the App list from Start Start icon, then tap Music, Video or Podcasts. To learn more, including how to get videos and podcasts on Windows Phone 8, see Getting music, videos and podcasts.


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