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Note These samples require Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013. The samples created using any of the universal app templates require that you update your Visual Studio 2013 installation with Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 or later. All of these samples can compile in Visual Studio 2013 with Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 or later, but the samples created using any of the universal app templates require Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 or later. These samples don't compile in Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 for Windows 8.
To obtain an evaluation copy of Windows 8.1, go to Windows 8.1.
To obtain an evaluation copy of Visual Studio 2013, go to Visual Studio 2013. After you install Visual Studio 2013, you can update your installation with Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 or later.
For more info about the programming models, platforms, languages, and APIs demonstrated in this sample, please refer to the guidance, tutorials, and reference topics provided in the Windows 8.1 documentation available in the Windows Developer Center. This sample is provided as-is in order to indicate or demonstrate the functionality of the programming models and feature APIs for Windows 8.1 and/or Windows Server 2012 R2.
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