windows-store

Publishing desktop applications to windows store

I need to know is there any way to publish traditional desktop applications to windows store. The link, http://blogs.msdn.com/b/windowsstore/archive/2012/06/08/listing-your-desktop-app-in-the-store.aspx says we cannot upload the desktop app, but we can give a url for the customers to download. I...

Will Windows Phone AppData change/Deleted if I update.aapx file with .xap in to the store

I created an universal Windows Phone application using c# xaml that have user information in the appdata ' Local ' folder. And I published it in to store. But due to some performance issue I forced to move on to silverlight for updating the application. So I need to update package .appx file with...

Registering Windows Tablet 8.1 for development of Windows Store Apps

I am using Visual Studio 2013 Professional (with a Store developer account connected) and I have a Windows 8.1 Lenovo tablet for which I'd like to try developing Store apps. I am stuck right now because when I connect my tablet to my laptop (which has Visual Studio) using the USB port, and open...

Error when trying to view designer in windows store app c#

I am getting the below error messages when I try and view any xaml design page in my project, can anyone tell me what it means? System.Exception Package failed updates, dependency or conflict validation. Windows cannot install package App.a9a122e61.a5503.a4c46.a9cbd.ad0f269743658 because this...

Visual Studio 2013 developers license javascript error

I have Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 installed, and I would like to start coding windows store apps. Every time I create a project, I'm getting the notification that I need a developer license. This is fine to me, so I press the 'I agree' button. After doing this, Visual Studio seems to be trying to...

adding drink to favorite page on click in windows store

I am making an app of drinks for windows store. According to requirement user can select drink as favorite. So his favorite drinks should be shown in favorite page. So how can I add these drinks to favorite page on button click as shown in image 1 Is it possible without using database..? Any share...

Windows Store CurrentApp.LoadListingInformationAsync() - error 0x801900cc

I have a Windows 8.1 app on the Store, but when I try to use the next piece of code for a new feature I want to add to my app var listingInfo = await CurrentApp.LoadListingInformationAsync(); I receive an error which I don't exactly know what it means. I did catch the error though and I displayed it...