3 Cool things in Windows 10 version 1809

I wrote this post to share some of the great features available on Windows 10 version 1809.       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.     After switching between…


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…


Could not load file or assembly System.Private.CoreLib

I wrote the following post about the error below that occurs whey you try 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. Follows the post: Could not…


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…


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…


How to validate if your application is compliant with the Windows Store polices (Windows 10 and Windows 10 S)

If you want to publish a Desktop application in the Windows Store, be sure to check out the latest version of WACK that brings up validations to see if the application complies with the Windows 10 S polices. How to validate if your application is compliant with the Windows Store polices (Windows 10 and Windows…


Traga sua aplicação Desktop para a loja do Windows

Gostaria de publicar uma aplicação Desktop, desenvolvida em qualquer linguagem (Delphi, Java, VB6, WinForms, WPF, Electron, etc), na Windows Store? A Microsoft possui um time responsável por ajudar os desenvolvedores a publicar suas aplicações Desktop na loja do Windows 10 sem nenhum custo pelo suporte.   Saiba mais através do post: Traga sua aplicação para a…


Internet Explorer Enterprise Mode – Enterprise Mode Site List Portal

I am so proud to announce the new tool specifically targeted for larger organizations: The Enterprise Mode Site List Portal.     This new tool allows you to manage your Enterprise Mode Site List, hosted by the app, with multiple users. Updates are made by submitting new change requests, which are then approved by a…