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Windows Insider is a collection of articles on different topics and programming languages for Windows platform developer such as Universal Windows Platform Application Development , C#, XAML etc.



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Install Apple Swift on Windows 10 Subsystem for Linux (WSL)

As you know, Microsoft built new infrastructure within Windows – the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) – upon which we run a genuine Ubuntu user-mode image provided by Microsoft great partners over at Canonical, creators of Ubuntu Linux. The result is that you can now run native



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Stepwise Guide to Enable Windows 10 Subsystem for Linux

Microsoft built new infrastructure within Windows – the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) – upon which we run a genuine Ubuntu user-mode image provided by Microsoft great partners over at Canonical, creators of Ubuntu Linux. The result is that you can now run native Bash on Ubuntu



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Windows 10 Free Upgrade Offer to End Soon

The free upgrade offer to Windows 10 was a first for Microsoft, helping people upgrade faster than ever before. And time is running out. The free upgrade offer will end on July 29 and we want to make sure you don’t miss out. After


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Download Swift for Windows

Swift is a general-purpose, multi-paradigm, compiled programming language created for iOS, OS X, watchOS, tvOS and Linux development by Apple Inc. "Swift for Windows" is a free, open source tool that provide runtime environment for swift programming language to compile and run on


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Complete guide about Windows Store Analytics API with Sample Code

Dev Center released the Windows Store analytics API, which provides analytics information for your Windows Store apps without requiring logging into Dev Center. Using a REST API you can retrieve the same information you see in Dev Center for app and in-app purchase acquisitions, ratings


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Prevent the screen from locking on UWP

This post contains answer to the question, How to prevent the screen from locking on Windows Universal Platform. Simple Answer DisplayRequest class var displayRequest = new DisplayRequest(); displayRequest.RequestActive(); //to request keep display on displayRequest.RequestRelease(); //to release request of keep display on Detailed Answer Using


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Check internet connectivity in UWP

In this article you will learn, how to check Internet connection availability, Internet connection availability via WWLA(WiFi) or WWAN (Mobile), check whether device connected to a metered network or not and sense the significant network availability changes. 1. Check Internet Connection Availability To check


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Change title bar and status bar color on WUP

In this article I'll show how to how to change status bar color on WUP (Mobile + PC). In order to do that in mobile, add the refernce of Microsoft Mobile Extension SDK for Universal App Platform in your project. You can find it under Reference


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Handle back button pressed in UWP

This article is all about handling back button pressed in Universal Windows Platform (PC + Mobile). We will use the SystemNavigationManager of Windows.UI.Core namespace in order to handle. Handle back button for single page If you just want to handle navigation for single page.

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