Storing credentials in Windows 8

So you’re building a Windows 8 application and you want to authenticate against an external service. For this it’s likely that you’re going to want to store a username and password for the user so that you can query off to the externa…


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So you’re building a Windows 8 application and you want to authenticate against an external service. For this it’s likely that you’re going to want to store a username and password for the user so that you can query off to the external service without bugging them constantly. This was something that I had to do for my Pinboard for Windows 8 application so I wanted to make sure that I was doing it above board and no one would think I’ve been sneaky and abused their privacy.


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