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Using Images within an App

Getting started with images within an app is very easy – to get started, open a new Project within Visual Studio (File -> New Project -> Blank App (Universal Windows). After a few minutes, the project will have loaded. The

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Displaying the Version Number of a Windows App package

A recent requirement that I had was to output the package number of a Windows app to the front end – this can be achieved in C# by doing the following: public string GetPackageVersion() { var version = Package.Current.Id. string

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Making your first app

As per the tradition when starting off developing, we will makeĀ a very simple “Hello World” app using Visual Studio. Installing Visual Studio The first step in the process is to install Visual Studio. I will be using Visual Studio 2015

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