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I've got a new ASUS T100 with the newest BIOS installed and the latest windows updates installed. My problem is that, no matter what I try to do, I cannot install anything from the Windows Store.

I have a connection to the internet. I'm able to download and install things from the 'Desktop' - but any game or application I find through the store hangs on 'Downloading'. I've tried several different programs and I've tried a different user with a different Microsoft account.....but it doesn't seem to matter what I do.

Can anyone please help me get this resolved?

There is no error message, it just hangs forever.

EDIT: On additional attempts it sometimes hangs on 'Pending'. Sometimes it gets further along on the 'Downloading' progress than others. It downloads fine, very quickly, until it pauses.

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Do you any external anti-virus/firewall/network security application turned on? Maybe that's what blocking the downloads. – Traveling Tech Guy Mar 29 '14 at 17:30
    
@TravelingTechGuy - None that I know of, but this isn't a clean install. Good thought, ty...I'll have a look now. – Rob Mar 29 '14 at 17:34
    
Another thing I'd check is your region, either the real one you're in, or the one perceived by the OS - some apps are blocked in some regions. – Traveling Tech Guy Mar 29 '14 at 17:35
    
@TravelingTechGuy - No AV/security as far as I can tell. There is space on the hard-drive. I'm currently in Ireland and the region is set to Ireland. :( – Rob Mar 29 '14 at 18:08
    
Sorry @RobDude, sounds like you should call Microsoft support :(. You could launch into a troubleshooting session involving using FileMon, RegMon and/or ProcMon. But it could be a simple registry issue with your Windows license. – Traveling Tech Guy Mar 29 '14 at 23:48

I tried pretty much every suggestion I could find on the internet, but nothing seemed to work. I did a clean install and everything worked great / as expected. Not much of an answer.

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