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When Windows Store detect app updates, it will show up a number on its tile.

The Store app's tile with a badge number indicating the number of updates

You can open the Store app, then tap on Updates link on the top right corner.

Update indicator in the Store app

To make the Windows Store check for updates at any time, you can tap on this link ms-windows-store:updates or follow the instructions below.

For both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

  1. Open the Store app.
  2. Open the Settings charm by swiping from the right edge (or move your mouse cursor to the right corners of the screen).
    Settings button
  3. Tap on App updates.
  4. Tap on Check for update button.
    Check for update button