Winget, the new Windows 10 package manager, now allows you to install apps from the Microsoft Store: we explain how to use it

Winget (Windows Package Manager) is he new Windows 10 package manager that Microsoft announced in May 2020 as a new way to install all kinds of applications from the terminal very quickly and easily, in the purest style of managers like those found in Linux, APT or pacman.

Ironically, the winget repositories from the beginning already included more interesting software than much of the Microsoft Store catalog, but it is also much that of the Windows 10 app store that was left out, at least until now. With the latest version of winget, some 300 hand-picked apps from the Windows store have been added to the repositories.

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