Shazam discontinues their Windows 10 app


Here, another app is leaving the universal Windows 10 platform. Popular music discovery service Shazam is leaving the Windows 10. They are discontinuing their official Windows 10 app. According to Shazam, they will prevent people from downloading their app from the universal Microsoft store. Shazam users who already have the app installed will continue to be able to use the app and access all of the features of it. But if you uninstall it, you can’t reinstall it again.

Official statement:

Effective Feb. 7, 2017, we are sunsetting Shazam for Windows. However, anyone who previously downloaded and installed Shazam for Windows on their phone can continue to use the app and access all features.

  • What happened to Shazam for Windows? It has been discontinued, and as of Feb. 7, 2017, will no longer be supported—nor will it appear in the Microsoft App Store as an available download.
  • Can I still use Shazam for Windows on my phone if I previously downloaded it? Yes! Shazam will continue to work until or unless it becomes incompatible with a different version of Microsoft’s operating system.
  • Will there be any further updates to Shazam for Windows? No. The current Shazam for Windows is the final version.