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Windows Store App crashes after implementing a Background Task

If you are experiencing silent (exception-less) crashes of your application after having implemented a Background Task, you need to know that your class implementing the IBackgroundTask interface must be placed in a separate assembly and specifically in a Windows Runtime Component (winmd) in order for it to be successfully called. This winmd file must also…


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