How To Reinstall Dev Home Update Stuck At 90 Percent

The makers of Windows Terminal, Windows Subsystem for Linux, PowerToys, and Windows Package Manager (WinGet) are pleased to present Dev Home, a brand-new, open-source Windows experience designed exclusively with developers in mind. Dev Home serves as a central area for project management, system information monitoring, and machine setup.

Developers can access their developer accounts, tools (like GitHub), and other resources with the help of Dev Home, a control center specifically created for them. For the ordinary user, it is completely worthless, so read on to find out how to uninstall it and save up some space.

What Should I Do If The Dev Home Update Is Stalled At 90%?

1. Remove Dev Home From The Computer

Windows users can take advantage of the Command Prompt to remove the Dev Home from their computer if they do not require this app. Other users who need this app and are facing the  Dev Home Update Stuck At 90% error also need to first completely remove the app and then install it again. Here are the steps:

Step 1: Press Win + R to open the RUN box, type CMD, and press Ctrl + Shift + Enter to open

the Command Prompt in admin mode.

Step 2: Copy and paste the following command followed by the Enter key.

Get-AppxPackage *Windows.DevHome* | Remove-AppxPackage

The Dev Home program will be removed from your computer in a short while. You can then reinstall the Dev Home app from the official link.


2: Reinstall The Dev Home From the Microsoft Store

If the Dev Home update is stuck at 90% then restart your PC and you will find that the app has not been installed on your system, Try to install this app from the Microsoft Store by following these steps:

Step 1: Launch the Microsoft Store on your PC by pressing Win + S to open the Search box and type “Store”. Click on the relevant search result.

Step 2: Look for Dev Home by using the search bar of the Microsoft Store.

Step 3: Once the Dev Home page has been loaded, click on the Install button and follow the onscreen instructions.



3: Use The GitHub Link

Some experts have claimed that installing Dev Home from the Microsoft Store also leads to the stuck 90% error. The next method to ensure a complete installation is to use the download link at the GitHub page.

Step 1: Use any browser and navigate to the GitHub page of the Dev Home Releases.

Step 2: From the Assets area, scroll down and download the Dev Home installer.

Step 3: Run the file after downloading it, then select Install.

Step 4: This time, there won’t be any installation issues, and Dev Home will launch straight away without prompting you to install any updates.


4: Use WinGet

You may also install Dev Home via WinGet (Windows Package Manager) by executing the following command:

winget install --id Microsoft.DevHome -e




By following the provided troubleshooting steps and solutions, users can successfully address the Dev Home update stuck at 90% issue. These methods aim to reinstate the update process, ensuring a smooth functioning of Dev Home and improving the overall performance and usability of the device.

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