Only display the private store within the Windows Store app

Denies access to the retail catalog in the Windows Store app, but displays the private store.

If you enable this setting, users will not be able to view the retail catalog in the Windows Store app, but they will be able to view apps in the private store.

If you disable or don't configure this setting, users can access the retail catalog in the Windows Store app.


Supported on: At least Windows 10 Server, Windows 10 or Windows 10 RT
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\WindowsStore
Value NameRequirePrivateStoreOnly
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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