When you install or setup in your PC/tablet, asks for your and country in order to display apps and prices according to your location.

If the Windows is installed in England and you set your location as England the apps which will be shown will be for that region and prices will be in Pounds.


If the Store app is showing app prices in a different currency than you’re familiar with or if you want to install an app which is not available for your country or region, then you need to do change the Windows Store country or region.

Method 1 of 2

Change Store region or country using Settings

Step 1: Open Settings by clicking it by opening the Start menu.


Step 2: Now tap on Time and Language.


Step 3: Now tap on Region and Language, select the region of your choice from the drop down menu.


Restart your PC once and also sign out and sign back into your to apply the settings.

Method 2 of 2

Change Store country or region via Control Panel

Step 1: Open Control Panel. By searching it in the start menu search box or using Run command box.


Step 2: Now look for the Region option and click it.


Step 3: Click on the Location tab.

Step 4: Now from the drop down menu select the region of your choice and click apply.


Restart your PC once and also sign out and sign back into your account to apply the settings.



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