Windows Phone Store down with error 805a0193

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Reports are rolling in of wide-spread issues in downloading or updating apps from the Windows Phone 8 store, with error 805a0193 inevitably getting in the way.

The error has popped up a number of times in the past, and appears to be due to a misconfiguration on Microsoft’s end. From reports it is affecting users all over the world.

Hopefully raising attention to the issue will get Microsoft to fix it faster – especially with everyone trying to download Spotify today.

Is everyone affected, or are some still able to download and install apps? Let us know below.

Update: The issue seems to have been resolved for now, with downloads and updates working again.