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Appx packagemanager package

Install an app

Request

You can install an app by using the following request format.

Method Request URI
POST /api/appx/packagemanager/package

URI parameters

You can specify the following additional parameters on the request URI:

URI parameter Description
package (required) The file name of the package to be installed.

Request headers

  • None

Request body

  • The .appx or .appxbundle file, as well as any dependencies the app requires.
  • The certificate used to sign the app, if the device is IoT or Windows Desktop. Other platforms do not require the certificate.

Response

Status code

This API has the following expected status codes.

HTTP status code Description
200 Deploy request accepted and being processed
4XX Error codes
5XX Error codes

Available device families

  • Windows Mobile
  • Windows Desktop
  • Xbox
  • HoloLens
  • IoT

Request

You can install a related set by using the following request format.

Method Request URI
POST /api/appx/packagemanager/package

URI parameters

You can specify the following additional parameters on the request URI:

URI parameter Description
package (required) The file names of the packages to be installed.

Request headers

  • None

Request body - Add ".opt" to the optional package file names when specifying them as a parameter, like so: "foo.appx.opt" or "bar.appxbundle.opt". - The .appx or .appxbundle file, as well as any dependencies the app requires. - The certificate used to sign the app, if the device is IoT or Windows Desktop. Other platforms do not require the certificate.

Response

Status code

This API has the following expected status codes.

HTTP status code Description
200 Deploy request accepted and being processed
4XX Error codes
5XX Error codes

Available device families

  • Windows Mobile
  • Windows Desktop
  • Xbox
  • HoloLens
  • IoT

Uninstall an app

Request

You can uninstall an app by using the following request format.

Method Request URI
DELETE /api/appx/packagemanager/package

URI parameters

URI parameter Description
package (required) The PackageFullName (from GET /api/app/packagemanager/packages) of the target app

Request headers

  • None

Request body

  • None

Response

Status code

This API has the following expected status codes.

HTTP status code Description
200 OK
4XX Error codes
5XX Error codes

Available device families

  • Windows Mobile
  • Windows Desktop
  • Xbox
  • HoloLens
  • IoT

Notes

This is appears to be a duplicate of /api/app/packagemanager/package

Credits Microsoft