Category: Development

Voyer In App Purchase issues

Hi, Since Voyer was removed, then re-added into the MS app store there have been continuing issues with In App Purchases. The first issue is that it became no longer possible to make donations (and remove the ad banner).  I released a work around for that (ARM and x86 only) 2 days ago, in version…

Debugging Background Tasks in VS2017

Worthy tidbit of info; When debugging background tasks, etc.  It is not a good use of time to wait for the trigger to go off (especially when the minimum timer is 15 minutes!) In Visual Studio you can trigger them manually from within the IDE. What’s missing from that link is how to see the…

Build what you need

Well, having my new laptop which actually HAS a battery life rather than being a portable PC, I found myself working away and then putting it onto the charger, waiting for it to recharge ready for the next break. Rather than check it all the time, I decided I need a tool; Just something to…

Simple PoS; Why Azure?

Hi, I got what I thought was an excellent question on Reddit the other day and thought I’d post my reply here too.  Rather than tidy up my answer (which seems unfair) any this is exactly as it is on Reddit. Question: “Why can’t it use a local database that is synchronized to my own…

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