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c# , Windows 8 store apps, Background Task cannot be activated Error RRS feed

  • Question

  • I am developing an app with IBackground Task implementation which operates every 15 minutes.

    I tried debugging my Background task using Visual Studio 2012 but it popped a message as,

    

    I even waited for 15 minutes to check whether my background task is executed or not.

    But it is not executed. 

    I dont know the root cause for the issue.Please help me to fix this issue.

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013 2:19 PM

Answers

  • I've been fighting with background tasks today and here is what I can tell you:

    a) put the background task in windows runtime component

    b) check if the entry point is provided correctly

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013 6:40 PM

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  • What type of trigger are you using and have you set any conditions?

    When attempting to debug did you reference the instructions in: How to debug a background task ?


    -Eric.

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013 10:19 PM
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  • I've been fighting with background tasks today and here is what I can tell you:

    a) put the background task in windows runtime component

    b) check if the entry point is provided correctly

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013 6:40 PM