Developing for Modern Windows

Tips, tricks, and guides for developing on modern Windows platforms

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Troubleshooting UWP Unity Games Publishing

I’m working on a Unity game intended to be published to the Windows Store as a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app, and I came upon a couple of issues that were difficult to find answers for when it came to… Continue Reading →

Issues Running Phone Emulator on Compressed or Encrypted Drives

I have recently had the following error when trying to debug my apps on the Windows phone emulators: The error tells you what the problem is: “The emulator is unable to create a differencing disk”, and gives you the first… Continue Reading →

Use a Single Handler for Multiple Buttons

This quick tip is for beginners, and works for any version of Windows modern apps (though the code might differ slightly in previous versions – this code is specifically for Windows 10 UWP apps). In my early projects I found… Continue Reading →

Quick tips for Windows 10 UWP Development

I keep seeing (and having) the same problems crop up for people getting started with Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app development, so what follows is a FAQ-like post of quick answers. How can I deploy to a non-RTM phone from RTM… Continue Reading →