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how to launch a desktop app from a metro app
Posted 3-Aug-12 20:39pm

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As mentioned here: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winappswithcsharp/thread/14e2be68-ef86-4480-a3fd-6ddf7ec7d1f1[^]

A Metro app is "sandboxed" which, among various other security mechanisms, aims to prevent launching desktop executables.
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