What to know before packaging your desktop application

This section contains requirements for a desktop app to run successfully as an MSIX package, and how a packaged desktop application interacts with Windows once packaged. This is useful to know before you begin the packaging process. If you're building a UWP app you can skip the sections on desktop applications below.

Topic Description
Preparing to package your desktop application A list of requirements for a desktop application to run successfully once packaged as MSIX.
How packaged desktop apps run on Windows A deeper dive into what happens to file system and registry entries when you package your Desktop application as MSIX
Bundling MSIX Packages This section gives an overview of bundling multiple MSIX packages into a single .msixbundle.