Developer Mode on Windows Desktop

Developer Mode is a general requirement for most if not all, developer scenarios on Windows. In Windows 10, we made it easy to turn on developer mode – all you have to do is select an option in the settings app (see image below). In this post, we will identify the scenarios in which you…


Test Universal Windows Platform Apps using Windows Device Portal – Part II

In my previous blog, I talked about how to test your Windows Apps on various windows device types using Device Portal on your web browser. If you have not read it yet, check it out here. Now let’s discuss how you can programmatically use the Device Portals’ REST APIs to test your apps. It is very common…


Test Universal Windows Platform Apps using Windows Device Portal

Universal Windows Platform Apps enable you as a developer to build an app that works on many different devices.  Since you might be developing you app for a device type other than Windows Desktop, you need to be able to easily deploy and test your UWP app across these other device types.  That’s where Windows Device Portal helps out!…