Windows phone 7
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Why develop for windows phone 7?
About Windows phone 7
Welcome to visual studio
Coding time- HelloWorld
App Life cycle
Monetizing through your app
Coding time – BMI calculator
Application submission and app submission
Why develop for windows phone 7 ?
Android and apple own 80% of the
Than why Windows phone.
Free developer account at dev.
“Visual Studio” the best IDE.
It makes development easier
compare to android and IOS.
Windows phone 8 is changing the
Use of markup language – XAML.
When your app is running in a
sandbox, it’ll be functioning in
an isolated area with no ability
to affect other sandboxes
It is easier to develop
Why not for windows phone 8, when
windows phone 7 is dead?
Apps you develop for windows
phone 7 can run on window
phone 8 but not vice versa.
Single resolution, only two
About windows phone 7…
• Windows phone 7 OS was launched on 8 November 2010 in US.
• In may 2011 Microsoft released an update know as Mango.
• In 2012 “Tango” update was released with more functionalities and bug fixes.
• In January 2013, Windows Phone 7.8 was released. It added some features from Windows Phone 8.
About Windows phone 7 continued
7 Hardware Buttons:- (Power/Lock, Search/Bing, Windows, Camera, 2* Volume,
Windows phone 7 OS is based on Windows CE(compact edition).
Launchers and Choosers.
Live Tiles instead of widgets.
Welcome to visual Studio !
Introduction to visual studio
Two languages:- C# and xaml
Hello world App- Button, TextBox, MessageBox
Features of Visual studio
Introduction to Emulator
Time To Code-
private void button1_Click(object sender,
MessageBox.Show("Hello " +
textBox1.Text + " Welcome to
Events and States together make up for
an application’s life cycle. In Mango,
there are 4 application life cycle events
And 3 application states
Events lead to change the application’s
1. Paid apps
2. In app purchases