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App name reservation issue on WP8 Store RRS feed

  • Question

  • An app just appeared on the WP8 Store that is using the same name that I've reserved! Is this allowed? I thought that the WP8 Store does not allow this.
    Wednesday, April 24, 2013 4:28 PM

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  • Hello Mike,

    The Windows Phone Marketplace does not support reserved app names the same way the Windows Store allows you to reserve names.

    If you have a registered trademark for your app name you should submit a content infringement claim.

    -Eric

    Windows Phone Developer Support

    • Proposed as answer by isenthilMVP Thursday, April 25, 2013 5:49 AM
    Wednesday, April 24, 2013 6:44 PM
  • I believe, the app name can be reserved only in Windows Store not Windows Phone store.

    Mayur Tendulkar | http://blog.mayurtendulkar.com

    Wednesday, April 24, 2013 6:46 PM