Not all windows 8 apps work Tags: Apps Windows 8 Alienware Last response: March 16, 2012 8:42 PM in Windows 8 Share JBADS March 10, 2012 2:22:55 AM Anyone else having this problem? I installed windows 8 on my old alienware laptop and I press the windows key and I will for example try to open "photos" it opens then does not load then closes. More about : windows apps work psugrad1999 March 16, 2012 6:22:37 AM yeah, metro apps still need some work it seems. The acuweather and mail aps do the same for me. m 0 l xaffy March 16, 2012 5:04:08 PM All of my apps were working fine, but for the last few days they have been doing the same thing. I'm trying to re-install some of the apps now, and then I might do a system repair. m 0 l Related resources Not all windows 8 apps work - Forum Windows Store and no apps working on Windows 8 - Forum None of my Windows 8 apps are working - Forum Windows store and all windows 8 apps are not working - Forum How to fix Windows 8 Apps and setting are not working problem? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a b * Windows 8 March 16, 2012 8:39:17 PM When you get it working it looks like the 3rd app in the left column. And I have a Photobucket app that I downloaded from the store as the 4th app in the second column. Had you clicked on the Photo app and done the setup options? m 0 l Brett928S2 a b * Windows 8 March 16, 2012 8:42:05 PM Hi Its a BETA..... All the best Brett m 0 l WR2 a b * Windows 8 March 16, 2012 8:42:32 PM m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 8.1 apps are not working Forum Network apps stop working after installing AVAST in windows 8 Forum How Do I Get My Generic USB Xbox Controller To Work With Windows 8 Game App Forum Solvedmy Windows 8 screen is turning green when i watch videos on youtube, netflix, or any apps Forum SolvedWindows 8 apps open in a kind of windowed mode? Forum Solvedwindows 8.1 apps problem Forum SolvedTurtle Beach X12 recognized by windows, but doesn't work in apps Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Pro Store error 0x80246007 when trying to install apps. Forum SolvedFate of Pre-Installed Apps after a clean install from Windows 7 to Windows 8.1 Forum SolvedWindows 8 won't let me install apps. Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 & dual monitor running apps question Forum SolvedCertain apps not displaying properly on windows 8 Forum Win 8 Metro apps will not work Forum SolvedInstalled apps not showing on start screen after Windows 8.1 update. Forum after updating to windows 8.1 my apps open then close why is this happening? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !