.EXE Development RRS feed

  • Question

  • Myself and a large group of my friend want to develop an OS. How do we get permission from Microsoft to use the .EXE file format. The call center was no help at all.
    Friday, September 20, 2019 5:53 PM


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  • Hi Aegis616,

    Sorry for delay in reply.

    According to your description, since our forum discusses about usage of Visual Studio IDE and Editor, we will move this post to “Where is the Forum For…?” forum to redirect it. Then you could post your issue on the appropriate forum for better support.

    Thank you for your understanding.

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    Monday, September 23, 2019 3:19 AM
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    Monday, September 23, 2019 3:27 AM