Skip to content
This repository has been archived by the owner on Feb 19, 2020. It is now read-only.


Repository files navigation

Test Status Build Status

HockeySDK for Windows

The official Windows SDK for the

Feature Support

Platform Name Crash Reporting Beta Distribution Feedback Authentication Custom Events Usage Metrics
Windows 10 Universal Windows Platform (UWP)
Windows 8.1 (WinRT)
Windows Phone (Silverlight) 8.0, 8.1
HockeySDK.WPF 4.5

Onboarding Instructions

  1. Add nuget package:
Platform Nuget Package Manager Console Command
Windows 10 (UWP) Install-Package HockeySDK.UWP -Pre
Windows 8.1 (WinRT) Install-Package HockeySDK.WINRT -Pre
Windows Phone 8.1 (Silverlight), Windows Phone 8.0 (Silverlight) Install-Package HockeySDK.WP -Pre
WPF 4.5 Install-Package HockeySDK.WPF -Pre
  1. In App.xaml.cs file add the following line in usage declaration section:
    using Microsoft.HockeyApp;
  2. In App.xaml.cs file add the following line in App class constructor:
  3. If you are using HockeySDK.WinRT or HockeySDK.WP, in App.xaml.cs add the following line at the end of the async void Application_Launching(object sender, LaunchingEventArgs e), or in OnStartup(StartupEventArgs e) for HockeySDK.WPF45.
    await HockeyClient.Current.SendCrashesAsync();
    Or if you want to send crashes automatically without asking for user confirmation:
    await HockeyClient.Current.SendCrashesAsync(true);
  4. Enable Internet(Client) Capability in package manifest.

Demo Applications


Code of Conduct

This project has adopted the Microsoft Open Source Code of Conduct. For more information see the Code of Conduct FAQ or contact with any additional questions or comments.

Contributor License

You must sign a Contributor License Agreement before submitting your pull request. To complete the Contributor License Agreement (CLA), you will need to submit a request via the form and then electronically sign the CLA when you receive the email containing the link to the document. You need to sign the CLA only once to cover submission to any Microsoft OSS project.


If you have any questions, problems or suggestions, please contact us at

WinForms SDK

There is no official support for WinForms SDK. The code under was written by the community and is kept there for sharing purpose only. We tend to accept pull requests but with no validations and you should use it on your own risk.