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Fixed in 2017.3.0f3

Fixed in 5.6.X, 2017.1.X, 2017.2.X

Duplicate in 2017.3.X



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[UWP][WSA] RunInBackground doesn't work on UWP, WSA

Steps to reproduce:
1. Open the attached project(
2. Switch platform to Windows Store
3. Build for WSA Universal 10 SDK
4. Open Visual Studio solution
5. Deploy on local machine
6. Minimize the app window
7. Return to the app - the timer wasn't increasing in the background

Expected result: Timer should run in the background
Actual result: Timer does not run in the background

Reproduced with: 5.2.4f1, 5.3.1p2, 5.4.0b1, 5.4.5p4, 5.5.4p1, 5.6.2p1, 2017.1.0f1, 2017.2.0b1
Not reproduced with: 5.3.1p3

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