How to install Visual Basic 6.0 on Windows 10

Yes, believe it or not, there are a lot of companies that still developing or supporting applications developed in Visual Basic 6.0. I was onsite in two companies that were facing the exactly same error when they were trying to install the VB6.0 on Windows 10. The VB6 was freezing in the installation step “Setup…

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4 Cool things in Windows 10 version 1809

I wrote this post to share some of the great features available on Windows 10 version 1809 that I really liked.     Dark Mode in File Explorer The option to enable the dark mode is available under Settings > Personalization > Colors. It is possible switch between Light and Dark app mode.    …

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The Configuration registry database is corrupt

This post is about an error that happened to an Desktop Bridge application that was published on Microsoft Store. The following error was happening for machines with the Windows 10 build higher than 17763.55 and I could reproduce the issue in a machine with the version 1809. The Configuration registry database is corrupt It was…

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Microsoft Developer Kits for Windows Mixed Reality and Project Kinect for Azure

Did you know that you can apply for the Windows Mixed Reality and Project Kinect for Azure development kits? If you have a project you would like to build using Project Kinect for Azure or  Windows Mixed Reality, you can be selected to receive the development kit for the respective program. Follows the links to…

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Could not load file or assembly System.Private.CoreLib

This post to help those that are facing the following error when trying to install an UWP and Desktop Bridge .NET application:   Exception type: System.IO.FileNotFoundException Message: Could not load file or assembly ‘System.Private.CoreLib, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a’ or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.   This error occurs because Microsoft…

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Publish your application in Microsoft Store for Education using Windows Bridge

Did you know that Microsoft has a unique store and infrastructure for the education sector? If you have any Desktop application that fits in this sector, contact me that I can assist with the application publication with no cost. I can even provide the voucher for the developer account Registration in Microsoft Store. The application…

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Publique sua aplicação na Microsoft Store for Education

Fica a dica para quem possui uma aplicação Desktop voltada para a área de Educação. A Microsoft possui uma loja e infraestrutura exclusiva para o setor de Educação. Caso tenham alguma aplicação Desktop que se enquadra nesse setor, entrem em contato comigo que eu posso ajudar na publicação sem nenhum custo. Eu consigo inclusive fornecer…

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Everything you need to know before publishing a Microsoft Desktop Bridge application

After a long work, the App Consult team finally published a blog post about best practices and common issues related to Desktop Bridge applications! The post outlines the most common issues that App Consult Team identified when testing a package, both technical (writing to installation folder, not compatibility with Windows 10 S, etc.) and around…

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Como testar se sua aplicação está de acordo com as políticas da loja do Windows 10

  Conforme comentei no post Traga sua aplicação Desktop para a loja do Windows, agora é possível publicar aplicações Desktop (desenvolvidas em qualquer linguagem) na loja do Windows 10.   Para publicar uma aplicação Desktop no Windows 10, a aplicação precisa estar de acordo com as políticas da loja do Windows 10. A melhor forma de…

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