Is it possible to clear Windows 8 store apps aka metro apps history? yes but the option is buried deep in PC settings, here is how to find and delete it. Windows 8 apps designed in such a way that they always be running in background consuming system resources no matter if you close them. Neither Windows built-in disk clean up utility nor popular CCleaner clears history of apps, so how to delete apps history in Windows 8?, follow step by step mentioned below.
Deleting Windows 8 Store apps history
1. Use Win +I to open Settings on sidebar
2. Click on “Change PC Settings” at the bottom.
3. Now in PC Settings select General and click “Delete history” on right.
Note: The apps you installed from Windows 8 Store now officially called as “Windows 8 Store Apps”, so we should stop calling them as metro apps (and also as Windows 8 apps) and of course Metro UI now being officially called by Microsoft as Modern UI.