Posts by Windows Apps Team

June 30, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Windows App Studio being sunset

By Windows Apps Team

We want to directly thank each of the users of Windows App Studio and we want to be sure you have a smooth transition off when Windows App Studio service ends on December 1, What will happen to App Studio… Read more

June 2, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Toolkits, Toolkits, Toolkits!

By Windows Apps Team

As a UWP developer, you have many options to help build your application quickly and In fact, there are so many options that you may feel like you can choose only Luckily, that’s not the case, and many toolkits complement… Read more

May 25, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

UWP and the evolution of touch development

By Windows Apps Team

How is programming for touch development on the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) different from mouse and keyboard development in Windows Forms? This post will cover some of the subtle differences between the two and how to use the most advanced… Read more

May 19, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Introducing XAML Standard and .NET Standard 2.0

By Windows Apps Team

XAML Standard We are pleased to announce XAML Standard, which is a standards-based effort to unify XAML dialects across XAML based technologies such as UWP and XAML Standard is a specification that defines a standard XAML With that vocabulary, frameworks… Read more

May 1, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Master the Master-Detail Pattern

By Windows Apps Team

In the world of information consumption in applications, it’s crucial to have a clear and easy way to navigate and inspect that The master-detail design pattern has become one of the most popular approaches in applications In this post, we’ll… Read more

April 19, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Windows Developers at Microsoft Build 2017

By Windows Apps Team

Microsoft Build 2017 kicks off on May 10 in Seattle, with an expected capacity crowd of over 5,000 developers—plus countless more Join us for the live-streamed keynotes, announcements, technical sessions and You’ll be among the first to hear about new… Read more

April 14, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

ICYMI – Your weekly TL;DR

By Windows Apps Team

Building a new app this weekend? Check out last week’s Windows Developer updates before you dive COM Server and OLE Document support for the Desktop Bridge The Windows 10 Creators Update adds out-of-process (OOP) COM and OLE support for apps… Read more