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Publishing hidden apps (Dev Center Tip #5)

By Windows Apps Team

Sometimes you need to publish apps to a limited To do so, you should select the option to hide your app when you distribute Hidden apps will not show up in store searches and cannot be If tight control over… Read more

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Sideloading and enterprise distribution (Dev Center Tip #4)

By Windows Apps Team

When distributing line-of-business (LOB) apps that are specific to your organization, you will probably want to avoid the public Windows Store, which is intended mainly for There are two methods for distributing LOBs to your internal organization: Provides the most… Read more

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Third-party and legacy distribution options (Dev Center Tip #3)

By Windows Apps Team

There are two additional publishing options that have not been addressed in the Windows Dev Center Tips blog series Over the years, alternative distribution mechanisms have come along in the form of third-party systems; they continue to be Legacy Windows… Read more

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Package flighting (Dev Center Tip #2)

By Windows Apps Team

Do you need to set up test users? Would you like to have a beta program for future releases of your app? Package flighting is the distribution option that lets you do either of Package flighting allows you to manage… Read more

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Publish or update a public app (Dev Center Tip #1)

By Windows Apps Team

When managing apps in the Windows Dev Center, you will most commonly choose to publish or update a public This is the default option listed on the flowchart we introduced in the previous post in this Use this option when… Read more

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Improvements to Windows Store apps and games visibility

By Bernardo Zamora

Windows Store has received feedback from some developers who were not able to find their apps in the Store and we've been working hard to improve app In addition to improving app visibility, later this month the Store will also… Read more

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Windows Store Trends – February 2016

By Bernardo Zamora

This blog is the latest in a recurring series highlighting recent Windows Store trends across categories, markets, and Understanding these trends can help you determine what types of apps to build or where to focus your development With the launch of the… Read more