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Are there any portable Windows 8 Store Applications available? I want to install and run it on multiple Windows 8 devices without an internet connection, using portable devices (for example, a USB Stick).

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closed as not constructive by ChrisF, Dennis, Diogo, 8088, Canadian Luke Oct 25 '12 at 16:53

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How come this is not constructive? This is a "yes/no" question with a single definite answer - "no". – Ark-kun Oct 28 '12 at 0:32
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Windows 8 apps can be run on more than one version of windows, if you sign in with the same account that bought/installed them.

If you want to transfer apps to another PC without an internet connection you can use Windows Easy Transfer, you can choose to transfer just settings, just apps or both.

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If this isn't what you mean please let me know. – George Duckett Oct 25 '12 at 6:53
But it is not possible without internet connection.. – webcoder Oct 25 '12 at 6:56
Ahh ok, so you want to download the app, copy it to USB stick or something and install it from there? – George Duckett Oct 25 '12 at 6:56
See my edit, you can use Windows Easy Transfer. – George Duckett Oct 25 '12 at 6:59

Windows 8 Store Apps apparently cannot be backed up or copied and side-loaded onto other PCs. So for IP reasons you will only be allowed to re-install by downloading the app again from the Store. For the same reason I don't see how portable Store Apps will be possible, since they would go against this principle.

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