Windows Searching Platform

Ways to use the indexer to make your app great

Change Tracking: More Betterness

In a couple previous posts on this blog we have covered how a UWP can track changes that are happening in a user’s library. Although there were notifications and some apps could enable the scenarios they are looking for, the code required was still complicated. We heard a lot of feedback from developers that it… Read more

Searching Private App Data in Windows 10

Up until this point I’ve walked through how you can use the indexer to search through public data on a device, but what if your data cannot be stored in a public location or isn’t resident on the device but you’d like local search. In this case the indexer provides two different methods to help… Read more