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About the Course
Of course, we know you’ve heard all the hype around Windows 8. While we’re thrilled at the reception Windows 8 is getting from the industry, analysts, partners and customers, we know you’re not going to just stop everything and become a believer in this “New Experience.” We get that you’re software developers and application architects who need to move beyond the hype and come face-to-face with what’s real. How different is it really? Are there any real reasons to accelerate or create plans to build apps for the Windows 8 platform? Why are developer communities reacting differently to this version of Windows? If these are the questions you’re asking, this Microsoft Jump Start is for you. The popular “Jump Start” virtual classroom experience leverages two experts and an engaging team-teaching approach.
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Thanks for catching that, Max!
I just corrected a simple typo in the URL and confirmed that the link to the Developing Windows Store Apps with HTML 5 Jump Start now works.
Enjoy the training!
Hi Carlos I. James Gutierrez
I am an MSP and I've been trying to enter to the course but It says that this content is not available in my locale, I am from Colombia.
Is there any workaround?
Hi Edwin -
We're working on creating links to English content when we haven't translated courses to your local language. If you'd like to take this course in English, you'll need to change the country you've got listed in your user profile to 'United States'.
Give it a try.