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How can one examine content within app's LocalFolder ?

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  • Hi,

    In WP8 development, there is a tool 'Isolated Storage Explorer' for developers to examine application's isolated storage folder? Is there any similar tools for Windows Store apps?

    Sorta need it to do quick verification of files and folders within the LocalFolder.

    Regards,

    Frankie


    • Edited by Frankie Foo Thursday, May 08, 2014 5:40 PM Formatting
    Thursday, May 08, 2014 5:39 PM

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  • Find the path by examining ApplicationData.Current.LocalFolder.Path in the debugger.

    Open Windows Explorer.

    Type the path you found in the address bar.

    Friday, May 09, 2014 3:58 AM
    Owner

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  • You don't need a special tool. You can use the normal file system explorer or a command prompt.

    --Rob

    Thursday, May 08, 2014 10:46 PM
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  • Hi Rob,

    Could you kindly elaborate on the steps to do so?

    --Frankie

    Friday, May 09, 2014 3:22 AM
  • Find the path by examining ApplicationData.Current.LocalFolder.Path in the debugger.

    Open Windows Explorer.

    Type the path you found in the address bar.

    Friday, May 09, 2014 3:58 AM
    Owner