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Type: Bug
ID: 763077
Opened: 9/17/2012 9:43:34 AM
Access Restriction: Public
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Trying to pass a path containing the alternate directory character ("/" instead of @"\") to StorageFolder.GetFileAsync, in a windows store project, causes an exception.
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Posted by Microsoft on 9/27/2012 at 12:08 PM
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Posted by Microsoft on 9/17/2012 at 9:52 PM
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Posted by Microsoft on 9/17/2012 at 9:51 AM
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