How does Metro App realize the function of open file location? RRS feed

  • Question

  • For example,I want to realize this :

    Which API can I  use?

    Thursday, December 13, 2012 4:29 AM


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  • Sorry, but this is not possible. Windows Store apps cannot directly launch other applications, including Explorer. --Rob
    Thursday, December 13, 2012 6:36 AM
  • I See that in the win8 start screen ,when I right click an application,pop up the appbar,I click the open file location button,then it switch to desktop's  file File chooser like the above picture,How this realize?

    Thursday, December 13, 2012 7:06 AM
  • The start screen is not a Windows Store app and has capabilities which are reserved for the OS and for desktop apps.


    Thursday, December 13, 2012 8:26 PM
  • Oh,Thank you very much!
    Friday, December 14, 2012 2:36 AM