If they are listed on the page, you have windows 8. Upgrading is easy and cheap, but not as cheap as buying the version you want the first time. Thanks By the way, why GetVersionEx function return minor version 2 in Windows 8. To fix the issue for the customers who have already received the problematic package, you can submit a new Windows 10 package that has a higher version number than the bad package as soon as you can. You cannot download and install Windows 8. So how can you determine whether you are running Windows 8. It contains the tiled interface, five customized Office-like apps Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote , File Explorer, and Internet Explorer on an ersatz desktop.
It is a high number as one has to build the code and release for testing several times to see if it builds at all, works as intended, etc. Source: Some links in the article may not be viewable as you are using an AdBlocker. Before you tear your hair out trying to determine whether you bought the right version, or which edition you should buy your great-aunt Ethel, rest assured that choosing the right version is much simpler than it first appears. In addition, you need Windows 8. I think you have the same thing showing as I do. Microsoft announced previously that it won't support updates for Windows 8. This way, your detection code will continue to work on future versions of Windows.
Best regards, Kristin We are trying to better understand customer views on social support experience, so your participation in this interview project would be greatly appreciated if you have time. But this will stop anyone else from acquiring the problematic package, while allowing the app to still be available in the Store. I found kernel version in win 8. The version numbers are the same. And, What is correct kernel version in Win 8. My mobo crashed and I'm going to have to restore to a new mobo. Update: As Christophe has pointed out, it is possible to find out if Windows 8.
Did you look at the other variables? I downloaded my free 8. When ranking app bundles that use the same version number, the highest architecture rank within the bundle is considered: an app bundle that contains an x64 package will have a higher rank than one that only contains an x86 package. Customers who have already received the package you are rolling back will still have the problematic package since your older package will have an earlier version number. In other words, the version number of any Windows 8 package that you submit must be lower than the version number of any Windows 8. The problem here is that Windows 8. You cannot download and install Windows 8 using a Windows 8.
Do you have another one? To determine the best way to test for a feature, refer to the documentation for the feature of interest. Applications not manifested for Windows 8. Note If your app also has Windows 10 packages, the version number of the Windows 10 packages must be higher than those for any of your Windows 8, Windows 8. So I cannot test your scenario. If not, then you are not running that version of the operating system yet. By downloading and installing Windows 8.
For example, in the third submission above, all desktop devices will get v1. Surface computers are capable, junk-free, innovative — and pricey. For information about determining which versions are present on the system your application is running on, see the topic. Version numbering for Windows 8. For your particular situation, you will need to reinstall Windows 8 using your Windows 8 product key and then upgrade to Windows 8.
Using Windows Update to download and install Windows 8. The example below illustrates how the same rules are consistently applied over a series of submissions for the same app. This gives you a lot of flexibility to evolve your app over time. However, for a number of reasons, you might not want to merge existing codebases to create a single project right away. Setting version numbers is probably rather lower priority than bug fixes and the like. Can you tell if you are running Windows 8, Windows 8.
Additionally, the version number of Windows 8. Contemplating the 32-bit conundrum may exercise a few extra gray cells, but with a little help, you can probably figure it out easily. If you'd ask them right away, they'd usually tell you Windows but not the version of the operating system. Identifying the current operating system is usually not the best way to determine whether a particular operating system feature is present. The following example illustrates how version numbering can be managed to deliver the intended packages to your customers over multiple submissions. If you must require a particular operating system, be sure to use it as a minimum supported version, rather than design the test for the one operating system.
Please add us to your whitelist to enable the website to function properly. It took a while usually to find out which operating system and web browser they were using. Hi, The CurrentVersion in the registry shows '6. I have my order for Win8, which has a Product Code. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the , please. To do this, create a new.