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Desktop App Converter Note

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2019/06/10 Share

Steps

  • Administrator mode running Desktop App Converter
  • Input Command
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    DesktopAppConverter.exe -Installer C:\Users\qq234\App\ -AppExecutable  vApp.exe -Destination C:\Output\vApp -PackageName "vApp" -Publisher "CN=C02xx-xxx-xxx" -Version 0.0.0.1 -MakeAppx -Sign -Verbose -Verify

  • Update the Assert Folder with modified image, Tools-icongen
  • Update PackageFiles\AppxManifest.xml with correct identity app name and publisher. (More info can Check project -> store -> Associate App with the Store)
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    <Identity Name="6xxxxPUBLISHER.vApp" ProcessorArchitecture="x86" Publisher="CN=C02xxx-xxx-xxx-xxx-xxx" Version="1.0.0.0" />

  • Go to CMD Administrator mode and into folder C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Kits\10\bin\10.0.17763.0\x64.
  • Run makeappx command for generate the new appx
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    makeappx pack -d "C:\Output\vApp\vApp\PackageFiles" -p "C:\Output\vApp\vApp\vApp.appx"

  • (Run sign command if needed)
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    signtool.exe sign /a /v /fd SHA256 /f "C:\Output\vApp\vApp\auto-generated.pfx" /p "123456" "C:\Output\vApp\vApp\vApp.appx"

Reference

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