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Unregister-WindowsDeveloperLicense

Applies To: Windows 10, Windows Server Technical Preview

Unregister-WindowsDeveloperLicense

Disables Developer Mode on the current computer.

Syntax

Parameter Set: Default
Unregister-WindowsDeveloperLicense [-Force] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [ <CommonParameters>]




Detailed Description

The Unregister-WindowsDeveloperLicense cmdlet disables Developer Mode on the current computer. If a developer license exists on the current computer, this cmdlet also removes it. If you disable Developer Mode, you can no longer install and test your apps by using Microsoft Visual Studio. Any app that you deployed from Visual Studio no longer runs on the current computer.

You must have administrative credentials to disable Developer Mode. For more information, see Enable your device for development (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/xaml/dn706236.aspx) in the Microsoft Developer Network library.If you have not enabled Developer Mode for the current computer, this cmdlet returns an error.

Parameters

-Force

Disables Developer Mode without prompting you for confirmation. By default, the cmdlet prompts you for confirmation before it proceeds.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.


Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.


Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -InformationAction, -InformationVariable, -OutVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -Verbose, -WarningAction, and -WarningVariable. For more information, see    about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216).

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

Examples

Example 1: Disable Developer Mode

This command disables Developer Mode for the current computer. The cmdlet prompts you for confirmation before it disables Developer Mode. To skip this prompt, specify the Force parameter.


PS C:\> Unregister-WindowsDeveloperLicense

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