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Emulator and localhost
I am trying to run one of our UWA solutions in the HoloLens emulator. Our app points to a service that is running in another instance of Visual Studio on my machine which is exposed to the UWA app over a localhost and port address.
The HoloLens emulator does not seem to be able to see localhost as it is configured out of the box. To confirm that it wasn't some other issue in our UWA app, I did a simple test and opened the Edge browser in the emulator and typed in the localhost:port address of the service (which also works from a browser). The Edge browser in the emulator threw a "Hmm, we can't reach this page." error, so I suspect that it has to do with the Hyper V VM configuration.
Is it possible to configure the Hyper V and the HoloLens emulator instance so that it can see localhost when debugging these kinds of solutions? If so, are there any simple instructions on how to make the necessary configuration changes?