can we create windows metro (store) apps in windows 7 and test it RRS feed

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  • Is there any way to create windows store apps in windows 7 desktop os and to test these applications on this platform
    • Moved by Breeze Liu Wednesday, December 13, 2017 5:49 AM store app
    Wednesday, December 13, 2017 3:41 AM

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  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:18 AM
  • Hello,

    It requires Windows 8.x to develop Windows Store apps. However, you could still create Windows Store apps in Windows 7 using virtual machine.

    So you need to get Windows 8.x VM installed on your Windows 7 PC.

    Best regards,

    Zhendong Wu

    MSDN Community Support
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    Wednesday, December 13, 2017 8:21 AM