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managing windows store app 8.1 to 8

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  • Hi Sir\Madamm

    Here we are developing windows 8.1 store app, and we have created a package locally for testing this is also fine, but the thing is while we are running this package on windows 8 this is not getting success(not able to launch this app in windows 8).. we have tried with certification(signed) installations even though same progress can you please help us here...

    Note : we are trying to downgrade 8.1 to 8

    Thanks

    Kiran

    Wednesday, December 4, 2013 2:12 PM

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  • Hi Kiran,

    8.0 app can run on Windows 8.1 but 8.1 app cannot run on Windows 8, because Windows 8 cannot recognize some new features that newly added in Windows 8.1, therefore you cannot run 8.1 app on a Windows 8.

    --James


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    Wednesday, December 4, 2013 2:41 PM
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  • Hi Kiran,

    8.0 app can run on Windows 8.1 but 8.1 app cannot run on Windows 8, because Windows 8 cannot recognize some new features that newly added in Windows 8.1, therefore you cannot run 8.1 app on a Windows 8.

    --James


    <THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED>
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    MSDN Community Support

    Please remember to "Mark as Answer" the responses that resolved your issue. It is a common way to recognize those who have helped you, and makes it easier for other visitors to find the resolution later.

    Wednesday, December 4, 2013 2:41 PM
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  • James, Thank You So Much for your great Reply

    Friday, December 6, 2013 5:49 AM