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  • New BackgroundTask Triggers in Windows 10

    In the Windows 10 developer preview there are some new background triggers that can be very useful for number of scenario's. I will make a couple of blogposts of which triggers I found. Let start with the first: ApplicationTrigger. It's a common question I see at MSDN. How can the app itself trigger the background task. the awnser, it can't. Windows 8 apps cant trigger the background task on demand. With Windows 10 this is changing. We are now able to trigger the backgroundtask from the …

  • Drag drop now supported in Universal apps!

    When I am working on my desktop i am using regullary drag and drop. When i want to send an attachment to someone by email i simply drag it from the file explorer to the email. Or if want to send it with lync, drag a file from the fileexplorer to lync. In windows Store apps it wasn't possible to drag file to them. I found it pretty annoying to use the file picker. It required a lot of clicks to come at the location of the right file, to select the right files again. With Windows 10 universal …

  •   @tfsbuck awesome work
  •   RT @tfsbuck: VSTS Queries Hub Updates Generally Available https://t.co/INSn71z2Hy
  •   RT @danvy: From Monolith to Cloud Service by @tfsbuck #devops #cloud https://t.co/vHeoxzYc3J https://t.co/d2av4kzaW5
  •   @JenMsft it almost want me to start playing computer games
  •   opening @Office365 admin center causes @MicrosoftEdge to reload till it says " This page is having a problem loading"
  •   @DonovanBrown @VSTS i love to them as well but missing test results in the release overview pretty much
  •   RT @ExpertsLiveNL: ICYM 📣 HURRY UP: grijp die laatste kaart(en) #ExpertsLiveNL is BIJNA uitverkocht. https://t.co/mBCi5uWBkk #nog7dagen #a…
  •   @rrelyea any idea why nuget via dotnet restore on linux build agents (vsts) takes 40seconds and via nuget restore o… https://t.co/hMiBsaCVcG
  •   @tfsbuck in a build task i am trying to give a summary for the build detail page but need some richer markup then m… https://t.co/hpIsT3OCIC
  •   @chrisrpatterson @Nick_Craver @tfsbuck really curious to the outcome; we use a Azure Sql db (create new one for tes… https://t.co/XGnlhWxjcD