It can sometimes be difficult to understand which classes and methods that can be used in a Portable Class Library project. Here are some quick tips to make this easier:

1. Look at the icon that appears in the documentation on MSDN. Here is an example:

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This icon image appears next to supported members.

2. Make use of this chart to get an overview of what is available in Portable Class Library when supporting multiple platforms. (It’s the lowest common denominator that counts.)

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