Posts in BUILD 2017

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UWP App Diagnostics

By Andrew Whitechapel

At Build this year, we gave a sneak preview of a set of new APIs designed to provide diagnostic information about running You can see the videos here and here – but note that these were based on a pre-release… Read more

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Introducing XAML Standard and .NET Standard 2.0

By Windows Apps Team

XAML Standard We are pleased to announce XAML Standard, which is a standards-based effort to unify XAML dialects across XAML based technologies such as UWP and XAML Standard is a specification that defines a standard XAML With that vocabulary, frameworks… Read more

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Announcing Microsoft Build Tour 2017

By Pete Brown

Figure 1 Sign-up at On the heels of the Build conferences these last few years, we have had the pleasure of meeting thousands of developers around the Their feedback and technical insight has helped us to continue the tradition and… Read more

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Announcing Windows Template Studio

By Michael Crump and Clint Rutkas

Today, we are pleased to announce the next evolution in your File → New Universal Windows Platform app in Visual Studio - Windows Template Windows Template Studio addresses a top community ask in our developer survey to make it easier… Read more

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Windows Store: more options to manage, monetize and promote apps

By Bernardo Zamora

At Build 2017 last week, the Windows Store announced new capabilities to reach more customers, improve your productivity and promote and monetize your apps and games, including: Offering your games to Xbox One users Updating your Store listings faster via import/export Releasing… Read more

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Introducing Microsoft’s new Ad Monetization Platform

By Vijay Rajagopalan

Earlier this week, we kicked off our annual developer conference Microsoft Build in front of over 5,000 developers at Washington state convention center with viewers watching the event live around the During the keynote and other live sessions, we had several… Read more

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Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 16190 Released

By Clint Rutkas

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 16190 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 16190 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more