Windows Universal Applications are not detected at Process Start

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    Environment Manager 8.6


    At present Environment Manager will not correctly detect Process Start/Stop of Windows Universal Applications on Windows 10 Endpoints.

    Universal Apps (Previously known as Metro/Modern Apps) utilize the Universal Windows Platform ( and operate in a different manner to common Win32 based Applications.


    AppSense will be providing broader functionality for Universal Apps in a future version of Environment Manager. Note that this issue will impact on both Policy/Personalization in conjunction with Universal Apps.

    Examples of Universal Apps on Windows 10 include the default Web Browser - Edge and Calc alongside any application purchased via the Windows Store.

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