Visual Assets Page

Define the visual aspects of the Windows Store App: its default tile, logo images, text and background colors, splash screen and lock screen tile appearance.

Tile

The default tile that represents the app on the Start screen. This tile is displayed when the app is first installed, before it has received any update notifications. When a tile has no notifications to show, the tile reverts to this default.

Short Name

A short name for the app that is displayed directly on the tile.

NoteAs of Windows 8.1, this property is ignored and the name field from Application Details Page is used in its place.

Short Name On

The tile sizes, as expressed by their logo size, that should display the app's display name. The logo size can have one of the following values:

  • Medium
  • Wide
  • Large - this option is available only when the schema is set to Windows 8.1 from the Build Page.

Default Size

The default size of the logo image. It can have one of the following values:

  • Medium
  • Wide

NoteThis section is available only when the schema is set to Windows 8.1 from the Build Page.

Foreground Text

Specify the foreground color of the app tile. It can have one of the following values:

  • Light
  • Dark

Background Color

Specify the background color of the app tile. Choose from the predefined list (e.g. "transparent" causes the system accent color to be used) or create your own custom color.

Note that the background color specified here also applies to these items:

  • The button color in any app-owned dialog boxes
  • The App Description page in the Windows Store

Tile Logo

Specify images to be displayed when the tile is rendered in various formats.

Small Logo

The small square version of the logo image. Format range includes:

126 x 126 px98 x 98 px70 x 70 px56 x 56 px

Medium Logo

A medium-size image used as the app's square tile. Format range includes:

270 x 270 px210 x 210 px150 x 150 px120 x 120 px

Wide Logo

These images are displayed when the tile is rendered in its wide format. The range includes:

558 x 270 px434 x 210 px310 x 150 px248 x 120 px

Large Logo

The large square version of the logo image. Format range includes:

558 x 558 px434 x 434 px310 x 310 px248 x 248 px

Tiny Logo

A small image shown in the corner of the tile to identify the app. Format range includes:

54 x 54 px42 x 42 px30 x 30 px24 x 24 px
256 x 256 px48 x 48 px32 x 32 px16 x 16 px

Splash Screen

Define the appearance of the splash screen, which is displayed by the app during launch.

Background Color

Specify the background color of the splash screen.

Splash Screen

The path to the splash screen image. Format range includes:

1116 x 540 px868 x 420 px620 x 300 px

Badge Logo

Defines the badge that represent the app on the lock screen, which is shown when the system is locked.

Logo

A monochromatic logo image that is shown next to the badge to identify the app. Format range includes:

43 x 43 px33 x 33 px24 x 24 px