xaml error - by Stephenm21

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ID 774009 Comments
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Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 12/11/2012 2:50:00 AM
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App doesn't show logo, failed to create windows.ui.xaml.media.imagesource from the text '\Assets\logo.png' 
Which is weird, because the xaml seems to be fine
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Posted by Microsoft on 4/29/2014 at 12:31 PM
Thank you for reporting this issue. This issue has been fixed in Visual Studio 2013. You can install a trial version of Visual Studio 2013 with the fix from: http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9832436
Posted by Microsoft on 12/21/2012 at 1:57 PM
Thanks for reaching out to us. In this case, your image URI uses backslashes (the '\' character). In XAML, that acts as an escape character to modify how other characters are interpreted. Change your XAML to use a forward slash (the '/' character) and it should work.

Hope that helps!
--Dante Gagne [MSFT]
Posted by Microsoft on 12/11/2012 at 11:21 PM
Thank you for submitting feedback on Visual Studio and .NET Framework. Your issue has been routed to the appropriate VS development team for investigation. We will contact you if we require any additional information.
Posted by Microsoft on 12/11/2012 at 3:50 AM
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