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Unable to open Windows Store App samples(Universal Apps) in VS 2013

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  • After downloading the code sample project i tried to open in VS2013. But it is showing me as unsupported projects cannot be loaded. Can you tell me the procedure to load these kind of Universal apps in VS2013. Am facing the same issue with every Universal apps that contains three folders - Windows,Shared,Windows Phone.
    Wednesday, July 16, 2014 3:21 PM

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  • Visual Studio 2013 Professional Update 2 should work. Universal app support is new with Update 2.
    Wednesday, July 16, 2014 5:30 PM
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  • Which version do you have? You need Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 to open Universal apps.

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014 3:22 PM
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  • Am using VS 2013 Professional . I think that might be my problem.
    Wednesday, July 16, 2014 3:35 PM
  • Visual Studio 2013 Professional Update 2 should work. Universal app support is new with Update 2.
    Wednesday, July 16, 2014 5:30 PM
    Owner
  • Thanks Rob..

    Yes, i did that and now am able to open all the projects.

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014 5:39 PM