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  1. KyleRansford

    UWP Has Anyone Found Out Why Save Files are Deleted when Using UWP?

    I've been working on UWP game again, but the issue with save files being deleted after the game has quit is still there. Has anyone found out why save files are deleted when using UWP? I found out where the save file is located, but after the game saves, quits and then I test it again, it...
  2. KironDevCoder

    UWP Filesystem isn't working

    I'm trying to write to an file on my computer, but it doesn't want to work and I figure out why. My code: function __save(filename, data) { show_debug_message("__save()"); var file = file_text_open_write(filename); for (var i = 0; i < array_length(data); i++) {...
  3. Spasman

    UWP Using xboxlive functions without Xbox

    Sorry if dumb question but I couldn't find a clear answer in the docs or help articles, are the xboxlive_* functions only intended to be used on Xbox and/or with the Xbox export licensing? Or can they be used for a Windows Store only game? I understand UWP and Xbox are the same, but that's why...
  4. KyleRansford

    UWP UWP Game Won't Start - Just Blinks Then Quits

    I'm not sure if this is a particular bug, but for some reason after I have set up things required in the UWP game options, (as detailed in the help articles) when I press play to run the game on Windows it compiles for a minute or two, then it comes up like it's going to run, then all of a...
  5. KyleRansford

    UWP Buffer Question Related to Saving And Loading When Targeting Xbox

    Hello, if anyone has done saving and loading with the UWP Xbox One target, can you help out with whether or not this particular save system would pass the requirements of saving with buffers as this document shows: UWP: Saving And Loading When Targeting Xbox Since the code is pretty long I...
  6. TravsVoid

    UWP game_end()

    Is this section of the manual accurate for the game_end() function even when targeting UWP Desktop? I've been using it for a game I published and didn't notice any issue but I will remove it if this is true. On UWP, XBoxOne, PS4 and Nintendo Switch it may crash the game (or at least fail...
  7. KyleRansford

    GMS 2.3+ Saving And Loading When Targeting Xbox/UWP

    Hello, can someone help me understand how the "Saving And Loading When Targeting Xbox" actually works? I've tried this before in the last version of GMS, but I don't quite understand the instructions on the link. It doesn't explain if I'm supposed to add the async code in a script with my...
  8. KyleRansford

    UWP Help with Saving And Loading When Targeting Xbox - GMS 2.2.5

    Hello, I'm working on creating a UWP version of a game I've been working on for PC. I recently bought the UWP module and reading about the need for changing the saving process I find that the guide isn't explaining the Load function where I can understand it well. I have the Save function...
  9. HPX

    UWP Is UWP License worth it with next gen so close?

    I'm wondering if it makes sense to buy the UWP license with the intent of eventually releasing games onto Xbox consoles? It's listed as being tied to the Xbox One Creators program, but with the Series X just a few months away, would I be forced to publish my game to an obsolete platform in 2-3+...
  10. RizbIT

    How do ya make UWP extensions

    I need a UWP windows desktop app extension that allows you to record music playing on the PC in real time. Simple start / stop recording functions. On Android you use Java, on iOS you use Objective C And I have managed to make those. But what language do you use to make extensions for UWP...
  11. RizbIT

    Job Offer - Programmer iOS and UWP audio recorder

    Need an extension that works with iOS and Windows UWP (Desktop apps) that allows to easily record the sound from mic being played in real time to a mp3 file.
  12. bshadow8

    UWP closed by remote host

    What is going on here....I got this error building a UWP for XBOXONE... Unable to decode the returned string from dpdeploy:System.Net.WebException: The underlying connection was closed: An unexpected error occurred on a receive. ---> System.IO.IOException: Unable to read data from the...
  13. RizbIT

    Windows UWP IAP

    Microsoft rejected a UWP app as i used paypal to handle IAP They say you must use microsoft to handle IAP i read the GMS docs and it says you have to the IAP extension for that platform looked on marketplace and can only iap extensions for Amazon, Apple and Android so does GMS2 not support...
  14. K12gamer

    Windows ABC Action Games

    Action packed arcade style games to help children learn the Alphabet. Windows 10 Demo Microsoft App Store Link Windows 10 Full Version Microsoft App Store Link HTML 5 Version: LINK Windows XP,Vista, 7 and 8 Demo Link 1. Unlimited FREE play with NO ads 2. Retro style arcade action 3. Complete...
  15. T

    UWP UWP XBOX One Start Button / Menu Button issue

    Hey, I'm messing with some XBOX One export stuff via UWP and everything's finally going smoothly, but there's one problem. When a player hits the start button / menu button on the XBox Controller, the screen dims and makes a sound. Then when they press pause again or the b button it goes away...
  16. Dwighty4000

    GMS 2 Is it possible to import a Desktop to a UWP?

    is it possible and how hard is it totake a game folder from GMS2 Desktop and put this into GMS2 UWP? Certainly I would have to change the key assignment of keyboard inputs in controller inputs. But would it have been all then? Are the desktop projects from GMS2, compatible with the UWP projects...
  17. GGJuanPabon

    UWP or DESKTOP licences? or....

    Sorry my English, it's not my native language. Hello friends, I wanted to ask ... I still don't have a license and I will buy my first license. My goal is, for now, to publish .exe for windows in: itch.io, Steam, Epic, direct or with some publisher. I also want to take my games to Xbox, for...
  18. RizbIT

    Does the 1.4x UWP module still work

    Im trying to just make a small minor update to a UWP app. I only have the UWP module for 1.4x. Not updated any UWP stuff for a while. I just tried to compile a new UWP app and I get the error: SignTool Error: No certificates were found that met all the given criteria. cmd /c "Powershell...
  19. D

    Windows UWP app loses saved data

    So, I'm having trouble saving the data through a uwp runtime. The data is saved during pure testing through gamemaker, but does not save the txt file when running the uwp. Seems to be loading properly, but does not store the information when asked to save. this is my save file: file =...
  20. D

    GMS 2 Trouble with saving ini files...

    Hi, I'm new to the forum so I hope I'm brief. I've been having trouble with saving and loading my game after exporting the package. I am exporting out of uwp so I'm assuming that's where the problem lies, considering how its set up, but just an assumption. This is what my save script looks like...
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