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Can I Use WinRT to Build Desktop-App

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  • Hi 

    Can I Use WinRT to Build Desktop-App ? 

    Thanks 

     

    Thursday, November 24, 2011 9:33 PM

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  • WinRT is targeted at Metro style app development and not desktop app development. You would continue to use WPF/.Net framework for desktop app development.

    Let me know if this answered your question.


    Marilyn
    • Marked as answer by DotNETCoder31 Friday, November 25, 2011 2:11 PM
    Thursday, November 24, 2011 10:33 PM
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  • Officially this is not supported. You can use unsupported hacks:

    http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/26404-Windows-8-(7955)-Findings-in-M3-Leak/page19


    "A programmer is just a tool which converts caffeine into code"

    • Marked as answer by DotNETCoder31 Friday, November 25, 2011 2:11 PM
    Friday, November 25, 2011 1:15 PM

All replies

  • WinRT is targeted at Metro style app development and not desktop app development. You would continue to use WPF/.Net framework for desktop app development.

    Let me know if this answered your question.


    Marilyn
    • Marked as answer by DotNETCoder31 Friday, November 25, 2011 2:11 PM
    Thursday, November 24, 2011 10:33 PM
    Moderator
  • Officially this is not supported. You can use unsupported hacks:

    http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/26404-Windows-8-(7955)-Findings-in-M3-Leak/page19


    "A programmer is just a tool which converts caffeine into code"

    • Marked as answer by DotNETCoder31 Friday, November 25, 2011 2:11 PM
    Friday, November 25, 2011 1:15 PM
  • Thanks
    Friday, November 25, 2011 2:11 PM