How To Guide: Xbox Play Anywhere On PC

October 11, 2016 at 3:55 AM in Gaming News with no comments
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Xbox Play Anywhere is so amazing that games that are published on Xbox One can be played on a PC with Windows 10. Another amazing thing about this is that saved games can be accessed on both platforms.

How to use an xbox account bought on a store?

First, check if you have the Windows 10 Anniversary. To check if you have it, click on this link. A window will open where you will be able to click on “Get the Anniversary Update Now”.


You will then have to go to “This PC” (If you don’t know where to find this, just type “PC” in the Cortana search bar). Then click on “Downloads” in the left part of the screen, then double click on “Windows10Upgrade28084” on the right. The windows 10 Anniversary will begin to set up if you do not have it, but if you already have it, it will inform you.


Now that you have Windows Anniversary, launch the Windows Store. You can do this by clicking on the icon in the task bar or simply type “store” in the Cortana search bar.

en-wl-guide-xbox-play-anywhere-8-1024x576 Once you have the Windows Store up, click on the icon that is located in the left part of the search bar. It is on the top right-hand corner of the screen. Click on your name in the drop-down box.


You will then see a small window in the center of the screen along with the details of your account. Click on that, then click on “sign out”.


Once logged out from the other account, you can now start on logging into the account you bought from a store in First, click on the small icon on the top right-hand corner and “sign in” after that click on “Microsoft Account” in the window that will pop-up.


You will then have to type the login information that you got from the store (email and password). Then simply follow the procedure to add the account to the Windows Store for you to get access to the game you purchased.


Now that you are able to add the account,click on the icon on the left of the Windows Store search bar and this time click on “My Library”.


A new window will pop-up, click on the game that you bought, then click on “Download”. In the example, the purchase is for Gears of War 4.


Once the download has started, again click on the icon on the left of the search bar and follow the same steps as before to disconnect. Now, add your account again, with the same steps as when you added the Microsoft Account. You will now be able to see the game directly on your personal account.

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