Block launching Windows Store apps with Windows Runtime API access from hosted content.


This policy setting controls whether Windows Store apps with Windows Runtime API access directly from web content can be launched.

If you enable this policy setting, Windows Store apps with Windows Runtime API access directly from web content cannot be launched; Windows Store apps without Windows Runtime API access from web content are not affected.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, all Windows Store apps can be launched.

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

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