Registry Edit

Note: The following solution is for advanced users, before following these steps. You may want to set a Windows Restore Point: Perform a System Restore in Windows 10

Creating and inserting two entries in the Registry will provide the required data for the application to be downloaded from the Microsoft Store. These two entries will be created after running the script listed below:

Batch File (Script):

Copy and paste the following Bold text from this article into the Notepad application on your system and save the file as Add_SCMID_RegEdit_for_DMC.bat on you local system.

@echo off

echo Setting OEMID in RegEdit...
REG ADD "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Store" /v OEMID /f /t REG_SZ /d DELL

echo Setting SCMID...
echo Fetching System Model Name
for /f "tokens=2 delims==" %%a in ('wmic computersystem get model /format:list') do set SYSMODEL=%%a
echo System Model Name is "%SYSMODEL%"

if not "x%SYSMODEL:Alienware=%" == "x%SYSMODEL%" goto modelAlienware
if not "x%SYSMODEL:Vostro=%" == "x%SYSMODEL%" goto modelVostro
if not "x%SYSMODEL:XPS=%" == "x%SYSMODEL%" goto modelXPS
if not "x%SYSMODEL:Inspiron=%" == "x%SYSMODEL%" goto modelInspiron

echo System model contains the name Alienware
set SYSNAME=Alienware
goto modelFinish
echo System model contains the name Vostro
set SYSNAME=Vostro
goto modelFinish
echo System model contains the name Xps
goto modelFinish
echo System model contains the name Inspiron
set SYSNAME=Inspiron
goto modelFinish
echo System Name is %SYSNAME%

echo SCMID to be set is %SCMID%

echo Setting SCMID in RegEdit
REG ADD "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Store" /v StoreContentModifier /f /t REG_SZ /d %SCMID%

  1. Open the Add_SCMID_RegEdit_for_DMC.txt file in Notepad, Click on File and "Save As".
  2. Name the file: Add_SCMID_RegEdit_for_DMC.bat
  3. Select the Save as Type as: All Files
Double click the file you just created to run it. You will need to reboot for the changes to be applied.


Command Line:

Users can also populate these entries in a manual mode:

Run this command on your cmd prompt in administrator mode (The Command Prompt) :
C:\WINDOWS\system32>REG ADD "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Store" /v OEMID /f /t REG_SZ /d DELL

C:\WINDOWS\system32>REG ADD "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Store" /v StoreContentModifier /f /t REG_SZ /d "System_Name"

For StoreContentModifier ("System_Name") can be DELL_XPS or DELL_INSPIRON or DELL_ALIENWARE or DELL_VOSTRO