Apple: How do I re-download the app store?

A simple 3 step guide for solving this common Apple problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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1
Open the phone and go to the Settings app.
2
Go to "General" then scroll down to "Restrictions".
3
Click Restrictions and turn off Content Restrictions. Then enter the 4-digit passcode.
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Author: Ollie • March 10th, 2016

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After thousands of Apple customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: Apple: How do I re-download the app store?; the bottom of my phone does not swipe up, and my auto rotation is clicked. Is there another way t...; trouble signing in to store. reset my password and can not verify to get in. now am locked out. I...; I'm unable to reset my password on my iCloud account.; I use the native Apple app for all my email accounts. When they are deleted againin the trash bin...; I am trying to report what I believe to be a scam using Apple as the main name involved plus seve...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 3 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 105 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Apple. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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