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Communication reference

This section includes reference topics for handling communication for your Windows Runtime apps using JavaScript.

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HTML5 Web Messaging

This section contains the API for HTML5 Web Messaging, which includes channel messaging and ports.

WebSocket API

This section describes support a Windows Runtime app using JavaScript provides for the WebSocket API.

XMLHttpRequest (XHR) and AJAX Support

This section describes the support a Windows Runtime app using JavaScript provides for XMLHttpRequest (XHR), Cross-domain request (XDR), and other features associated with Asynchronous JavaScript and XML (AJAX).