The Microsoft Account Service is Unavailable at The Moment. Try againlater – Quick Fix

Smartphone running the Windows Phone 8.0 operating system are designed to give users the best experience they deserve. But like windows on PC and other OS there will always be pop up notification when some settings isn’t right.

 One of which is known as a technical issue when users are trying to download from store, especially via Nokia Lumia 520 device running the same OS is the error notification: “The Microsoft account service is unavailable at the moment. Try again later.”

Some possible reasons why this could occur might be due to bad network connection (wrong settings or no data subscription) or your Microsoft account is not synced to enable download from the Store.

Note: before you will be able to download any application. You are required to create windows account, sign and sync you device with it to download.

How to fix the error?
  1. Connect your phone to wifi with internet access (data to surf).
  2. If after trying to use wifi connection you still get the notification when you try to download. Then, do the following:
  • Log on with PC and change your Microsoft account.
  • Use the forgot password option along with the necessary details required to receive link or code to change the password.
  • Change the password.
  • Go back to your smart phone settings under emails and account.
  • Re-login you Microsoft account with the newly created password.
  • That’s all, you will be able to download again without error notification.

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