desktop-app-converter

Installation Failed after creating UWP with Desktop App Converter

I decided to have another crack at converting my tool ( https://github.com/mikecann/Windows7-Taskbar-Monitor ) to a windows store app using the Desktop App Converter. Things I did this time: 1) Force-updated my machine to the anniversary update. 2) Downloaded Desktop App Converter and .wim file. 3)...

Using Windows Desktop App Converter, Is it possible to start with Windows?

I have used Windows Desktop App Converter to convert my WPF app to a store app. It all works apart from my "start with windows" feature. The way I was solving this was to create a shortcut in the "C:\Users\%%USER%%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup" directory to my app...

Specifying a package identity name with Desktop App Converter

I am using DesktopAppConverter.exe to create an appx for Windows Store. I get the following errors on upload to MS: Invalid package identity name: XXXX (expected: 184YYY.XXX) Invalid package family name: XXX_eqm6jq3xyprpt (expected: 184YYY.XXX_eqm6jq3xyprpt) How can I specify a package identity name...

Desktop App Converter with InstallShield installer - W_DISCOVERED_EXE_NOT_FOUND

I am trying to convert to UWP my desktop application Computator.NET (written in WinForms) which is using InstallShield for it's installer but DAC does not seem to find executable. It looks like it thinks that exe file is some temporary installer file. Log from the process is below: WARNING:...

Desktop App Converter -PackageName E_MANIFEST_USE_DEFAULT_VALUE_FAILED

I am trying to convert my app to an appx using Desktop App Converter. I am trying to use my Package/Identity/Name from the Microsoft store dashboard in the form of -PackageName "1234Myapp.Andthistoo". Desktop App Converter will not take it.It keeps coming back with a write error. From my searches I...