Update enables you to run the 32-bit version of Windows Store apps for Windows 8 in the 64-bit version of Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

Applies to: Windows 8.1Windows 8.1 ProWindows 8.1 Enterprise

Introduction


This article describes an update that prevents the 32-bit version of Windows Store apps for Windows 8 from crashing when you run the apps on a 64-bit version of Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2.

Resolution


Update information

To resolve this issue, install update rollup 2887595. For more information about how to obtain this update rollup package, click the following article number to go to the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2887595 Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 update rollup: November 2013

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information


For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates