Blog Posts for: Windows Store

How to disable item selection in the WinRT GridView

05 November 2013

When I sat down to convert One Love to Windows 8.1 I decided to rework the way in which I present the selection of social networks when a user adds a new account. In the free version you can add a single personal profile each for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. If you wanted to add LinkedIn Groups for example you would have to upgrade to the Professional version (which is an in-app purchase).

App Certification Chronicles: Facebook Accounts and the In-App Purchase

08 July 2013

Submitting to the Windows Store I recently went through the process of submitting my application, One Love, to the Windows Store. I read through the certification requirements and ran my app through the Certification Kit, so I was pretty sure that there wouldn’t be any problems. Low and behold, my application was rejected. The testers referred me specifically to section 1.2 of the requirements, relating to test accounts. One Love is an application which allows you to update your status on all your social media accounts at the same time.