Fix: This App Can’t Open Error In Windows 10

This article will show you how to fix “This app can’t open” error in Windows 10.

When you attempt to run some apps like Microsoft Edge, Calendar or Calculator, you might get “This app can’t open for built-in Administrator account please sign in with a different account and try again“.

This App Can't Open Error In Windows 10

Microsoft Edge can’t be opened using the built-in Administrator account. Sign in with a different account and try again.

If you are also facing this problem, here are the best ways to show you how to get rid of the Windows 10 error “This App Can’t Open”.

You can also learn more how to fix “This app can’t run on your PC. To find a version for your PC, check with the software publisher” error message in Windows 10 view it now.

How To Fix This App Can’t Open Error In Windows 10

Step 1. First, you open Local Security Policy by pressing Windows Key + R then type secpol.msc and click OK.

secpol.msc

Step 2. When Local Security Policy appears, you go to the following directory:

Local Policies > Security Options

Then, you find the following Policy “User Account Control: Admin Approval Mode for the Built-in Administrator account“. Then you right-click on this policy and click Properties.

 

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Step 3. Now you select Enabled and click OK to save changes.

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Step 4. Next, you will change User Account Control Settings in Control Panel. To do that, open the Control Panel (icons view), and click on the User Accounts icon.

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Step 5. Click on the Change User Account Control settings link.

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This will open the C:\Windows\System32\UserAccountControlSettings.exe file.

Note: If prompted by UAC, click Yes.

Step 6. Move the slider down to the very bottom option of Never Notify, and click OK and restart your system.

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After restarting your computer, check if the problem has resolved by running a native metro app such as Mail, Edge, Alarm, etc.

See more this video below to learn more how to fix “This app can’t open” error in Windows 10:

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