Posts in c#

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Adding UWP features to your existing PC software

By Stefan Wick

With last summer’s release of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update and the announcement of the Windows Store supporting apps built with the Desktop Bridge technology, we want to share more details and sample code on how to further enhance and… Read more

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Calling Windows 10 APIs From a Desktop Application

By Michael Crump

In today's post, we're covering how PC software can leverage the rich functionality of Windows This is valuable background for the post, "Adding UWP Features to your Existing PC Software," which goes into even more detail on the So here’s… Read more

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New Year, New Dev: Developing your idea into a UWP app

By Windows Apps Team

In the last post, we introduced you to a video series from Bob Tabor that teaches the fundamentals of In this post, you’ll learn how to put those new (or re-sharpened) C# skills to use as we explore UWP (Universal… Read more

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New Year, New Devs: Sharpen your C# Skills

By Windows Apps Team

At the beginning of each new year, many people take on a challenge to learn something new or commit to reinforcing existing Over the next two blog posts, we will guide you through two amazing, free, developer training video series:… Read more

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ICYMI – What happened over vacation?

By Windows Apps Team

We hope everyone had a great vacation and a very happy New Year! We’re excited to be back and while we have a few exciting updates on the way, here are a few things that you might have Patterns &… Read more

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Standard C++ and the Windows Runtime (C++/WinRT)

By Brian Peek

The Windows Runtime (WinRT) is the technology that powers the Universal Windows Platform, letting developers write applications that are common to all Windows devices, from Xbox to PCs to HoloLens to   Most of UWP can also be used by… Read more

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Windows 10 is empowering developers to dream again

By Kevin Gallo

Yesterday Terry showed you how Windows 10 will usher in a new generation of Windows by powering innovation and more personal computing across the largest range of devices, including Microsoft Surface Hub and the world’s first holographic computing platform; Microsoft… Read more

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Now ready for you: Windows 8.1 and the Windows Store

By Windows Apps Team

With today’s announcement of Windows and Visual Studio 2013 availability, we’re also excited to announce that the Windows Store is now open for submitting apps targeting Windows Publishing your apps to the Windows Store for Windows those of you who… Read more