If you install the application from the store but it hangs and you face the error code 0x80080008. To fix this issue, you should clear the Window Store Cache. For more assistance, you should go to Microsoft through office.com/setup. In this blog, you will read the method to fix if Apps not installing Error Code 0x80080008.
Method To Resolve If Apps Not Installing Error Code 0x80080008:
1. Delete Windows Store Cache:
The customer should tap on the Windows button and R key simultaneously and then the Run window will pop up on your screen. Now in the run box, type WSReset.exe without quotes and then hit Enter button. When the procedure complete, you should reboot your Windows 10 device. At last, you should download and install the apps when the Windows PC is powered up.
2. Run Notepad Script:
You need to hit on Windows button and R key. Then in the run box, you should type notepad. Now, the notepad document opens up on your screen. At this point, you should write in the notepad document or you can copy paste it:
REGSVR32 WUPS2.DLL /S
REGSVR32 WUPS.DLL /S
REGSVR32 WUAUENG.DLL /S
REGSVR32 WUAPI.DLL /S
REGSVR32 WUCLTUX.DLL /S
REGSVR32 WUWEBV.DLL /S
REGSVR32 JSCRIPT.DLL /S
REGSVR32 MSXML3.DLL /S
Here, you should left tap on the File button which is located in the upper left side of the notepad document. Then, you have to left tap on the Save as feature. Here in the File name box, you should write app.bat. Next in the Save as type box, you should choose All files. You will view the location where the file is saved in your desktop. The user needs to visit to the desktop and then right tap on the app.bat file. After this, from the menu you should left tap on Run as administrator feature. At last, you need to Reboot the Windows 10 system and then check if the app is downloading and installs in your device.
3. Run App Troubleshooter:
The user should left tap on the App troubleshooter. After this, you should left tap on the Save file feature. And then left tap on the OK button. Now, you need to visit to the directory where you have downloaded the troubleshooter and then just run the application. Here, the procedure will complete and then close the troubleshooter. Lastly, Reboot the Windows device and then check the issue is fixed.
4. Turn off Antivirus Software:
To fix this issue, you should disable the antivirus which is installed in your device. When you disabled it, then you should again download and install the app.
5. Disable Windows Firewall:
You should move to the upper right side of the screen and then left tap on the Search feature which is there in the menu. Now in the search box, you should write firewall without the quotes. Then, you need to left tap on the Windows Firewall icon. At this point, you should left tap on the Allow an app or feature through Windows Firewall feature. Here, you should left tap on the Change Settings feature. After this, you should check the box which is next to the application which has issues. In case, the user cannot view the application, then you should go back to Windows Firewall screen and then left tap on the Turn Windows Firewall on or off. Now, you should left tap on the Turn off Windows Firewall feature. At last, if the apps which contain issues with downloads correctly and then your Windows Firewall was blocking the access to the app.
If the customer needs any type of help regarding to the issue, then visit to Microsoft through www.office.com/setup.