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From "Chris Brody (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Closed] (CB-13796) Uncaught exception in Windows 8.1 build
Date Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:59:00 GMT


Chris Brody closed CB-13796.
    Resolution: Duplicate

Closing as a duplicate of CB-13175. I hope to see CB-13175 resolved ASAP.

> Uncaught exception in Windows 8.1 build
> ---------------------------------------
>                 Key: CB-13796
>                 URL:
>             Project: Apache Cordova
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: cordova-windows
>    Affects Versions: 5.0.0, 5.1.0
>         Environment: Cordova CLI 8.0.0 on Windows 10 Professional system with Visual
Studio 2015 Update 3 (Community Edition)
>            Reporter: Chris Brody
>            Assignee: Jesse MacFadyen
>            Priority: Major
> If I would try the following steps:
>  # create a new project using Cordova CLI 8.0.0
>  # do {{cordova platform add windows}} (uses cordova-windows@5.0.0)
>  # open the generated project with Visual Studio 2015
>  # attempt to run Windows 8.1 build on my system
> it would break with an exception at line 2083, column 9 in cordova.js.
> I would encounter a similar issue if I would replace step 2 above with the following
>  * {{cordova platform add []}}
> (shows the following relevant output: {{Windows project created with cordova-windows@5.1.0-dev}})
> If I would MANUALLY APPLY the change in [apache/cordova-windows@2798167|]
for CB-12784 (Fixed a crash on Windows 10 Creators Update):
>  * replace {{appView.titleBar}} with {{isWin10UWP}} in {{colorizeTitleBar}} and {{revertTitleBarColor}}
functions in cordova.js (right around the code that fails)
> then it would run OK.
> This WORKAROUND HACK works for me regardless of whether I used {{cordova platform add
windows}} (using {{cordova-windows@5.0.0}}) or {{cordova platform add []}}
(using {{Windows project created with cordova-windows@5.1.0-dev}}).
>  My theory is that for some reasons fixes made to splashscreen.js in [apache/cordova-windows@2798167|]
(see [apache/cordova-windows#232 (CB-12784 Fixed a crash on Windows 10 Creators Update)|])
are not synchronized into cordova.js, as stated in [apache/cordova-windows@2798167#commitcomment-26631344|].
> ADDITIONAL NOTE: CB-12784 seems to be intended to fix a problem that was introduced by
the change in CB-12238 ([Windows] Colorize titlebar to match splash bg color).
> I originally noted this issue in [brodybits/cordova-notes#3|],
along with the exception messages from Visual Studio 2015.

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