How to change default app store location on Windows 8

The default app store location on Windows 8 is set to United States. And if you are living in a different country and want to see the popular apps for that country then you can do this by changing the Windows 8 Region to the specified country.

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For example, if you are want to see the apps for India then you can change the region settings by following the below mentioned steps.

Step 1: Right click on the Bottom left corner and select Control Panel from the menu list.

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Step 2: In the Control Panel Window, click the Cock, Language and Region option.

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Step 3: Click the Change Location option under Region.

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Step 4: In the Region window, select India for the Home location drop down and click OK button to confirm and save the changes.

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Now the Region for your Windows 8 App store will be set to India and display apps that are more popular from that region.

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In Category: Windows, Windows 8

Ravi Shankar

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