How to create watermark Textbox in Windows Phone 8

In this tutorial in step by step manner we will learn to create watermark textbox in Windows Phone 8. Watermark textbox looks like below. You use watermark textbox in your app if you want to display readable text to user such that they can enter desired information in that particular textbox. In below app these … Continue reading How to create watermark Textbox in Windows Phone 8

ASP.Net Web API Service in Windows Phone: Part 4 of Many

Creating First HTTP Service using ASP.NET Web API: Part1 of Many Consuming ASP.NET Web API Service using HttpClient: Part2 of Many How to Self-Host ASP.Net Web API: Part 3 of Many In this post we will consume ASP.Net Web API HTTP Service in Windows Phone Application. If you do not specify header information in HTTP … Continue reading ASP.Net Web API Service in Windows Phone: Part 4 of Many

Windows Phone Application Life Cycle and Fast Application Switching

What we will learn in this Article ? Windows Phone terminology Application Life Cycle Fast Application Switching Managing Page State Windows Phone Terminologies Application State Application sate is application level Data. This Data may be returned by the service and being displayed in different view. For example a list of students being retuned by a … Continue reading Windows Phone Application Life Cycle and Fast Application Switching

Page Stack in Windows Phone

In your application there may be many pages and you will come across requirement to navigate between pages. Windows Phone navigation model allows you to navigate between pages. Windows Phone navigation model is same as web based page navigation model. Even though name suggests in Windows Phone, pages are not windows. In your application, you … Continue reading Page Stack in Windows Phone

Capture Picture from Camera and Save in Media Library in Windows Phone

In this post we will see the way to capture a photo using camera and saving that in Media Library. CameraCaptureTask chooser is used to capture photo using Windows Phone Camera. To work with CameraCaptureTask , first you need add namespace Then define a global variable, In constructor of the page, you need to instantiate … Continue reading Capture Picture from Camera and Save in Media Library in Windows Phone