problem in UWP version



    When writing a UWP app in Microsoft Visual Studio, isnt there any windows 7 target ?

    how we can choose windows 7 target ?

    Friday, March 31, 2017 7:36 AM

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  • Universal Windows Platform apps, despite the name, cannot target Windows 7/8/8.1, only Windows 10 devices – PC, tablet, phone, Xbox, HoloLens and Surface Hub.

    What's a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app?

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    Friday, March 31, 2017 8:01 AM
  • Hi samn.master,

    Welcome to the MSDN forum.

    I agreed with Carlos, the UWP platform is only available for windows 10 devices and if you want to use it on windows 7 device, you can have a try with WPF technology, please have a look at this similar issue: Can UWP apps be ported to Windows 7?

    Meanwhile, you can also check this discussion: UWP for windows 7

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