Rebex Components for Windows Store 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 (experimental)

Supported library variants

Supported platforms

Supported components

Would you like a WinRT version of Rebex Secure Mail or Rebex File Server? Please let us know!

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(Starting with Release 2016 R1 experimental libraries are included in standard distribution packages.)

Introduction

Most functionality should work. One notable exception is certificate verification used by FTP/SSL. Certificate API was not available to Windows Store Apps on Windows 8.0 and the components still reflect this. Although a certificate API was added in Windows 8.1, this is not yet utilized by this experimental version. As a workaround, implement a custom certificate handler using Ftp object's ValidatingCertificate event if you wish to use FTP over SSL in a secure manner.

Assemblies

There are three sets of assemblies:

Getting started

  1. Add references to Rebex assemblies to your project.
  2. Get your trial key from http://www.rebex.net/support/trial-key.aspx and add it to your project's code.
  3. Use Rebex components.

Sample code

using Rebex.Net;
...
using (var client = new Sftp())
{
	// connect and log on
	await client.ConnectAsync("test.rebex.net", Sftp.DefaultPort);
	await client.LoginAsync("demo", "password");
	// download a file
	await client.GetFileAsync("/readme.txt", "C:\\temp\\readme.txt");
}

More sample code

API of WinRT version is almost identical to the Rebex components API for other platforms. For more sample code see the links below.

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