That means OEMs can slap the Google Now panel on whatever launcher they want.Some device makers have been shipping with GNL, including Motorola and Nexus devices.You can also right-click traditional desktop apps to uninstall them, but it requires an extra step.
Then you’ll see that app acquiring a license and the progress of the download.
During this time, you can pause or cancel it before it completes.
Here’s a look at how to find, install, update, and uninstall what Microsoft refers to as Universal (UWP) apps.
Modern or Metro-style apps were introduced in Windows 8 – the OS that most users skipped because it was so touch-centric.
The shot below is what the main page looks like for the Windows 10 Anniversary Update.
If there’s a particular app you know you want, just do a search for it.
You can keep using it, but don't expect any major improvements.
If you’re new to Windows 10, you might be wondering how to manage those new mobile-style apps on your PC.
If you do have touch-capable Windows 10 device, the universal apps are just as touch-friendly and as they were in Windows 8.1.