Harness the power of Windows 8.1 to develop apps across Microsoft platforms. Author Matteo Pagani will guide you from a conceptual understanding of Windows 8.1 to developing apps for both desktop and mobile environments. In Windows 8.1 Succinctly, the first of two comprehensive volumes, you will gain the skills you need to master development on this versatile operating system.
Table of Contents
The Essential Concepts: Visual Studio, XAML, and C#
Creating the User Interface: The Controls
The Core Concepts: Resolutions, Navigation, and App Life Cycle
Working with Files: Storage, Database, and Settings