Apps and games can be downloaded or purchased from Apps +Games, the rebranded Windows Phone Marketplace. There are two different. Can we download apps or games on our PC first and then later install This is a more general answer and doesn't work on the Lumia. Select People > > Settings, tap and hold your Microsoft (Outlook) account and select Synchronize (Lumia with Windows Phone 8: Settings > email+accounts. More details can be found in this tutorial: This list generally contains some interesting picks. If your phone can be detected as being online, the app will be sent over the air to the device. Papyrus A handwriting app you'll want to take note of Download. We can download apps and then organise them into folders to be able to access them quickly. To browse through them, tap the list you want to view. As you can see from this tutorial, finding, downloading, installing and removing apps from the Windows Phone Store is relatively easy. There are two different ways in which a Windows Phone 8 user can access this service. Should your handset be offline or out of range, an email with a download link will be sent. As a personal note, I very much appreciate how easy it is to remove apps and especially those bundled with my Windows Phone that I do not plan to use. Once your smartphone is detected, continue browsing and exploring games and apps on the Windows Phone Store and click install. Alternatively, go into your Games folder and pin all the apps you want to organise into a new folder to the Start screen.