How To Fix Xbox App for PC Not Installing

How to Fix Xbox App for PC Not Installing

Many people out there getting error code 0x803FB005, when downloading or installing Xbox App for PC from the Microsoft Store.

They are not able to download or install Xbox app for PC on their Windows 10 or 11 PC, instead, they are getting an error message.

The full error message is displayed as follows:

Something unexpected happened

Reporting this problem will help us understand it better. You can wait a bit and try again or restart your device. That may help

So, if you are also not able to download and install Xbox app for PC, then do not worry, in this article, you will learn how to fix Xbox App for PC Not Installing on Windows 11 or Windows 10 PC.

How To Fix Xbox App for PC Not Installing

To fix Xbox app for PC not installing on Windows 11 or 10, you have to follow these solutions:

  • Check Date and Time Is Set Correctly
  • Repair and Reset Microsoft Store
  • Run WSRESET Command
  • Delete Cache Files of Microsoft Store
  • Run a PowerShell Command
  • Uninstall and Re-install Microsoft Store
  • Run inetcpl.cpl Command
  • Update Windows Using Media Creation Tool

Note: After following each fix, check if you can download or install the Xbox app or not.

Solution 1. Check Date and Time Is Set Correctly

  • Go to Date and time settings on your PC.
  • Turn on Set time zone automatically.
  • Turn on Set time automatically.

Solution 2. Repair and Reset Microsoft Store

  • Using Windows Search, search for Microsoft Store.
  • Right-click on Microsoft Store and select App settings.
  • Scroll down and click on Repair.
  • And then click on Reset.

Repair and Reset Microsoft Store

Solution 3. Run WSRESET Command

  • Type WSRESET in Windows Search and run it.
  • Wait until black screen go away.
  • Microsoft Store will open. Try installing the app and check if the error is gone or not.

Run WSRESET Command

Solution 4. Delete Cache Files of Microsoft Store

  • Press “Windows + R” to open RUN command box.
  • Type “%localappdata%” and hit ENTER.
  • In the opened folder, open Packages folder.
  • Open Microsoft.WindowsStore_8wekyb3d8bbwe and then delete LocalCache folder.

Delete Cache Files of Microsoft Store

Solution 5. Run a PowerShell Command

  • Using Windows Search, search for PowerShell.
  • Right-click on Windows PowerShell and then click on Run as administrator.
  • Type this command and hit ENTER:

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

Run a PowerShell Command

Solution 6. Uninstall and Re-install Microsoft Store

  • Using Windows Search, search for PowerShell.
  • Right-click on Windows PowerShell and then click on Run as administrator.
  • Type this command and hit ENTER:

Get-AppxPackage -allusers *WindowsStore* | Remove-AppxPackage

Run a PowerShell Command

  • After this restart your computer.
  • Again, search for PowerShell, using Windows Search.
  • Right-click on Windows PowerShell and then click on Run as administrator.
  • Type this command and hit ENTER:

Get-AppxPackage -allusers WindowsStore | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml”}

Run a PowerShell Command

Solution 7. Run inetcpl.cpl Command

  • Using Windows Search, search for inetcpl.cpl and open it.
  • Select Advanced and scroll down and enable Use TSL 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3”, then click on Apply > OK.

Run inetcpl.cpl Command

Solution 8. Update Windows Using Media Creation Tool

For Windows 10:

For Windows 11:

  • Go to: https://www.microsoft.com/en-in/software-download/windows11
  • Click on Create Windows 11 Installation Media and then click on Download now.
  • Run MediaCreationTool. Click on Accept > Next > ISO file > Next > Desktop > Save.
  • Double-click the Windows ISO file when the installation is complete > setup > Next > Install.

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