The MSIX Report Card

for Windows 10 20H2 

Photo Attribution: Stuart Miles

The Reports Cards on MSIX are a series of research papers examining how MSIX is doing at various points in time. Each report is labeled with the Windows 10 Release version associated with the report (as most of the report is dependent on the MSIX Runtime in that version).

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cover image of the 20h2 Research Papers

Windows 10 20h2

This paper examines MSIX, and the state of the industry in January 2021:

  • Report Card

    This 22-page paper examines the current state of MSIX, and the overall state of the industry as of January 2021.

    It reports on the industry in three areas:

    • Support by Independent Software Vendors to release in MSIX Format
    • Support by Tool Vendors
    • Support inside the Operating System

It includes the Repackaging test results using tooling from multiple vendors as available at the end of 2020.

February 5, 2021 Cover image of the 20H2 Research Paper


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