docs/README-winrt.md
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     1.4  ------------
     1.5  
     1.6  * Microsoft Visual C++ (aka Visual Studio), either 2013 or 2012 versions
     1.7 -  - Free, "Express" editions may be used, so long as they include support for 
     1.8 -    either "Windows Store" or "Windows Phone" apps.  Versions marked as
     1.9 -    supporting "Windows Desktop" development typically do not include support
    1.10 -    for creating WinRT apps.
    1.11 -  - Visual C++ 2012 can only build apps that target versions 8.0 of Windows, or 
    1.12 -    Windows Phone.  8.0-targetted apps will still run on devices running 
    1.13 -    8.1 editions of Windows, however they will not be able to take advantage of 
    1.14 +  - Free, "Community" or "Express" editions may be used, so long as they
    1.15 +    include  support for either "Windows Store" or "Windows Phone" apps.
    1.16 +    "Express" versions marked as supporting "Windows Desktop" development
    1.17 +    typically do not include support for creating WinRT apps, to note.
    1.18 +    (The "Community" edition of Visual C++ 2013 does, however, support both
    1.19 +    desktop/Win32 and WinRT development).
    1.20 +  - Visual C++ 2012 can only build apps that target versions 8.0 of Windows,
    1.21 +    or  Windows Phone.  8.0-targetted apps will run on devices running 8.1
    1.22 +    editions of Windows, however they will not be able to take advantage of
    1.23      8.1-specific features.
    1.24 -  - Visual C++ 2013 can only create app projects that target 8.1 versions
    1.25 -    of Windows, which do NOT run on 8.0 devices.  An optional Visual Studio
    1.26 -    add-in, "Tools for Maintaining Store apps for Windows 8", allows projects
    1.27 -    that are created with Visual C++ 2012, which can create Windows 8.0 apps,
    1.28 -    to be loaded and built with non-Express editions of Visual C++ 2013.  More
    1.29 -    details on targeting different versions of Windows can found at the
    1.30 -    following web pages:
    1.31 +  - Visual C++ 2013 cannot create app projects that target Windows 8.0.
    1.32 +    Visual C++ 2013 Update 4, can create app projects for Windows Phone 8.0,
    1.33 +    Windows Phone 8.1, and Windows 8.1, but not Windows 8.0.  An optional
    1.34 +    Visual Studio add-in, "Tools for Maintaining Store apps for Windows 8",
    1.35 +    allows Visual C++ 2013 to load and build Windows 8.0 projects that were
    1.36 +    created with Visual C++ 2012, so long as Visual C++ 2012 is installed
    1.37 +    on the same machine.  More details on targeting different versions of
    1.38 +    Windows can found at the following web pages:
    1.39        - [Develop apps by using Visual Studio 2013](http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/br211384.aspx)
    1.40        - [To add the Tools for Maintaining Store apps for Windows 8](http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/dn263114.aspx#AddMaintenanceTools)
    1.41  * A valid Microsoft account - This requirement is not imposed by SDL, but