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actually i am making an metro style app for performing some cryptographic actions.
i needed to work on some filepickers on the same page so i just marked some code as comment as i didn't needed that while working with filepickers.

Error 1 Cannot find type System.Security.Cryptography.AsnEncodedData in module System.dll. metro

this error is occuring when i try to debug my app i.e at runtime. let me clarify, i haven't added any external references in my project other than some external controls like devexpress and C1 components.

Any help ??? Thanks in advance....
Posted 30-Dec-12 4:33am

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Windows 8 Apps don't support this class.
Have a look at the MSDN page (System.Security.Cryptography namespace):[^]
If a class is supported in Windows 8 Apps, then there's a little green suitcase shown in the most left column.

Hope this helps.
Vivek-The Geek 31-Dec-12 6:15am
Thanks for the reply.. :)
ProgramFOX 31-Dec-12 6:17am
You're welcome!
Vivek-The Geek 31-Dec-12 8:27am
hey, are you familiar with metro style app development ???

actually i am developing a WinRT app for desktop security and i'm new in developing .Net framework 4.5, i really need a guide...
ProgramFOX 31-Dec-12 8:29am
A app for desktop security? Why you don't create a desktop application? With Visual Studio 2012 For Windows Desktop, you can create desktop applications, also for Windows 8.
Vivek-The Geek 31-Dec-12 12:03pm
yeah bt i want to make metro style app as its latest. actually its for our BCA project so i had to choose something challenging, so....

it'll be a great help if i find a metro style app developer..

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