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Wi-Fi Direct (WFD) app cannot access WFD in Windows 8.1

Symptoms
Consider the following scenario:
  • You have a Windows 8.1 system installed with a Wi-Fi Direct (WFD) app.
  • You installed a new app that declares USB, HID or Bluetooth capabilities.
  • You use the WFD app to try to access WFD.
In this scenario, the WFD app cannot access the WFD.
Resolution
To resolve this issue, install update 2919355. For more information about how to obtain update 2919355, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2919355 Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 Update April, 2014
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
More information
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Properties

Article ID: 2926971 - Last Review: 04/08/2014 17:34:00 - Revision: 1.0

Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1

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