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.NET Framework 4.6 – AppContext

Compatibility switches is a new feature in the .NET Framework 4.6 which will be useful for Windows App store applications.  The .NET Framework only provided compile time features for supporting different versions.  While this is a good way to support multiple features, it is not dynamic enough with the different formats and features that Windows applications will need to support today without using a custom solution.

For just a quick overview, the compilation version features are either using Preprocessor Directives and complication symbols, and the System.Diagnostics Conditional features seen below.

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