MDM: Configuring WLANProfile with a specific Wi-Fi network type returns error 500 on Windows phone 8.1

I recently helped a customer configure a Wi-Fi profile through MDM. The issue that they were running into was that the <WLANProfile>…</WLANProfile> was working fine on some phones and not on others. The working and failing phones had the same version of the operating system so it was quite tricky to understand why the payload…


Why doesn’t the Windows 8.1 Bluetooth Rfcomm Chat Sample work?

I’ve seen support cases and forum posts asking this question:  "Why doesn’t the Windows 8.1 Bluetooth Rfcomm Chat sample work?"  I have an answer for you: there’s a bug in the sample.  To explain about the bug, let’s look at the sample code – specifically, Scenario1_ChatClient.xaml.cs in the BluetoothRfcommChat.Shared project: private async void ServiceList_Tapped(object sender,…

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