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From vladimir-kotikov <>
Subject [GitHub] cordova-docs pull request: CB-10178 Added `target` attribute docs ...
Date Thu, 17 Mar 2016 08:57:17 GMT
Github user vladimir-kotikov commented on a diff in the pull request:
    --- Diff: www/docs/en/dev/config_ref/ ---
    @@ -119,6 +120,45 @@ different screen resolutions.
     - [App icon and image size guidelines](
    +For Windows the recommended approach to define app icons is to use `target` attribute.
    +    <platform name="windows">
    +        <icon src="res/windows/storelogo.png" target="StoreLogo" />
    +        <icon src="res/windows/smalllogo.png" target="Square30x30Logo" />
    +        <icon src="res/Windows/Square44x44Logo.png" target="Square44x44Logo" />
    +        <icon src="res/Windows/Square70x70Logo.png" target="Square70x70Logo" />
    +        <icon src="res/Windows/Square71x71Logo.png" target="Square71x71Logo" />
    +        <icon src="res/Windows/Square150x150Logo.png" target="Square150x150Logo" />
    +        <icon src="res/Windows/Square310x310Logo.png" target="Square310x310Logo" />
    +        <icon src="res/Windows/Wide310x150Logo.png" target="Wide310x150Logo" />
    +    </platform>
    +where `source` is the path to the icon which needs to be added.
    +Please note that Windows platform handles MRT icons automatically, so if you specify
`src="res/windows/storelogo.png"` the following files will be copied into app's `images` folder:
`res/windows/storelogo.scale-100.png`, `res/windows/storelogo.scale-200.png`, etc.
    +The `target` attribute specifies the base name for resultant icons. For every icon file
destination filename is calculated as `target + '.' + MRT_qualifiers + extension(src)`. For
the icons to display properly in resultant app every `target` value should be the one of icon
filenames, defined in application's `.appxmanifest` file.
    +Summarizing the above, using `target` attribute it is possible to:
    +  * define a group of icons for different device scale factors using single `<icon
...>` element, for example:
    +    <icon src="res/Windows/AppListIcon.png" target="Square44x44Logo.png" />
    --- End diff --
    It should not, according to the paragraph before:
    > The `target` attribute specifies the _base name_ for resultant icons.
    This is another copy/paste typo

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