Debugging Windows Store and Windows Universal apps


The Visual Studio debugger provides complete support for debugging Windows Store apps.

For information about debugging Windows Universal apps, see Deploying and debugging Windows Universal Platform apps.

To debug Windows Phone apps, see Debugging apps for Windows Phone 8.

Run Store apps from Visual Studio

Run Store apps on a local machine, in an app simulator or emulator, or on a remote device.

Debug Store apps in Visual Studio

Find and fix bugs in your Store apps by using the Visual Studio debugger.

Prefetch content for Windows Store apps

Analyze the effect of the ContentPrefetcher class on Windows Store apps.