Posts in SDK

August 10, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Xbox Live Creators Program Is Now Live!

By Andrew Parsons

Back in March, we revealed the Xbox Live Creators Today, we’re excited to announce that any developer can now directly publish their games to Xbox One and Windows We’ve already had some great games published during the preview program (check… Read more

August 1, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Configure your app to start at log-in

By Andrew Whitechapel

For a long time, desktop PC users have been able to configure Win32 apps to start at startup or user This has also been possible for Desktop Bridge apps since the Windows 10 Anniversary Update (). We've now extended this… Read more

July 28, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

How to Restart your App Programmatically

By Andrew Whitechapel

For some apps (especially games) it is not uncommon for the app to get into a state where it needs to restart – perhaps after a license update, after installing downloadable content, its caches have become corrupt or unwieldy, or… Read more

July 24, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Windows community standup with Kevin Gallo

By Clint Rutkas

Kevin Gallo will be live on Channel 9 with Seth Juarez on July 26th, 2017 at 9:30am Kevin will be providing updates to the state of the Windows SDK inside Windows 10 Falls Creators Update since everyone last chatted with… Read more

July 12, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 16232 Released

By Clint Rutkas

Update: Thanks everyone for reporting the SDK issue, it is now Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 16232 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 16232… Read more

June 28, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

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

June 28, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 16225 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 16225 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 16225 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more