Invalid package identity name while uploading windows phone 8.1 silverlight app. RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have upgraded my app from windows phone 8 silverlight to windows phone 8.1 silverlight app.

    I am getting following error while uploading package on store. 

    Invalid package identity name: xxxxxxxxxx-xxxxxxxxxxx-xxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxx(expected: )
    Invalid package family name: xxxxxxxxxxx-xxxxxxx-xxxxxxxx-xxxxx(expected: )

    After R & D on internet found that I need to  reserve separate app name for my windows phone 8.1 app.If yes following are query.
     1. Is there any way to user existing windows phone 8 app name because our app has brand value in market place different app name can 
     be destruct our user base.
     2. Shall my existing windows phone 8 app user get an update if i have succesfully upload windows phone 8.1 silverlight app with different reserve app name.
     3. if I upload windows phone 8.1 app with new reserve app name then , will it show both the app instance on market ?


    Wednesday, March 9, 2016 3:50 PM