How to Uninstall and Reinstall the Phone Link app

If the Phone Link app doesn’t open or work correctly, uninstall it using PowerShell and reinstall it. You may be wondering how to reinstall the “Phone Link” app (formerly “Your Phone”) if it is missing from Microsoft Store.

Uninstall and Reinstall the Phone Link app

Uninstall Phone Link

To completely uninstall Phone Link (for all users), run the following command from admin PowerShell:

get-appxpackage -allusers *yourphone* | remove-appxpackage -allusers

phone link uninstall using powershell

This completely uninstalls Phone Link for all user accounts and removes its package folder.

If you want to uninstall Phone Link only for the current user account, run the following command instead:

get-appxpackage -allusers *yourphone* | remove-appxpackage

Reinstall Phone Link

To reinstall Phone Link via Microsoft Store, press Win + R to open the Run dialog and run the following command to open the Phone Link page on Microsoft Store.


Or, visit the following link and click “Install” to install the app via the Store.

Phone Link - install Store app

Alternatively, you can download the Phone Link app’s offline installer. For more information, see How to Download the Offline Installer for any Store App.

Note: After installing Phone Link from Microsoft Store, you can enable the feature via SettingsBluetooth & devicesMobile devices.

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Ramesh Srinivasan is passionate about Microsoft technologies and he has been a consecutive ten-time recipient of the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award in the Windows Shell/Desktop Experience category, from 2003 to 2012. He loves to troubleshoot and write about Windows. Ramesh founded in 2005.

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