Windows 8 Contracts for Sharing Data


Windows 8 supports sharing the data from one application to another with in built support through contracts.

Follow Data type packages can be passed from one application to another :

1. URI

2. Plain Text

3. Formatted Text


5. Images

6. Files

7. Custom Data Formats

This blog has a getting started sample of contracts in action.

Windows 8 and the future of XAML: Part 5: More contracts in WinRT/Windows 8.