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Does my app works both on windows 8 & 8.1 ?? RRS feed

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  • i have windows 8 installed & i make apps with visual studio express for windows 8 , if i update my O.S to windows 8.1 & make apps & publish to store from windows 8.1 does both windows 8 & 8.1 users can download my app or is it only available for windows 8.1 users??
    Friday, October 11, 2013 3:50 AM

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  • Windows 8 apps will run on Windows 8.1 essentially the same as they would on Windows 8.

    To use the new features for Windows 8.1 you will need to update the app and rebuild targeting Windows 8.1

    --Rob

    • Proposed as answer by Dave SmitsMVP Friday, October 11, 2013 12:17 PM
    • Marked as answer by kranthi88 Friday, October 11, 2013 12:37 PM
    Friday, October 11, 2013 7:20 AM
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