If your apps can’t connect to the internet after upgrading to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, try these workarounds. Since the original release of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) on October 2, we’ve seen numerous reports of issues with the new version, including data loss-related problems, bugs in the user interface, and driver compatibility issues.
In addition to the big pile of reports, many users have also been experiencing network problems with apps. On the official Microsoft forums and across the web, users have been reporting that after upgrading to version 1809, Microsoft Store apps can no longer connect to the internet, even though there’s a working network connection and classic desktop program can connect without issues.
Although there could be many factors that contribute to connection problems, in this particular case, it appears that the October 2018 Update is to blame. The good news is that Microsoft is aware of the issue and eventually a fix w Windows 10 October 2018 Update breaks internet for apps — here’s the fix
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