Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Beta 2 released: installation steps

Note : Content of this post is taken as it is from release note of Windows Phone SDK 7.1 . Please read release document more carefully. I have listed the breaking relase opints as it is from there. Original content is on relase note. On 27th June 2011 Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Beta 2 got … Continue reading Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Beta 2 released: installation steps

Consuming OData in Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango Phone

Background If you would have read my posts discussing WCF Data Service and Windows Phone 7, there were many steps involved in consuming WCF Data Service in Windows Phone 7 Download OData client for Windows Phone 7 and add as reference in Windows Phone 7 project Create Proxy of WCF Data Service using svcutil.exe Add … Continue reading Consuming OData in Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango Phone

Photo Viewer in Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango Phone

In this post I will show you how to create a simple Photo Viewer? Before I start, I would like to inform you about a gray part of this post that all the Images are attached as a resource in the phone application and this is not recommended. We should have either image in Isolated … Continue reading Photo Viewer in Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango Phone

Fetching Mobile Operator Name in Windows 7.1 Phone [Mango]

In this quick post I will show you, How to fetch Mobile operator name in Windows 7 Phone? Design the page In content Grid, I have put a button. On click event of button, in message box we will display Mobile Operator Name Write Code Behind Add Namespace On the click event of Button we … Continue reading Fetching Mobile Operator Name in Windows 7.1 Phone [Mango]

Get Address from Contact in Windows Phone 7.1 [Mango]

In this post I will show you, how you could get Address from contact and Display it. Expected Output On running of application you will get a button On click of button Contact list will be open On selection of a contact . address of that contact will be displayed in label. Design the page … Continue reading Get Address from Contact in Windows Phone 7.1 [Mango]

RichTextBox in Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango

RichTextBox control is one of the most welcome controls in Beta release of Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango phone. Beta version of RichTextBox control has come with many limitations  It is Read Only Control does not appear in tool box There is no default style. There are two usual ways to add RichTextBox, one directly … Continue reading RichTextBox in Windows Phone 7.1 or Mango

Windows Phone 7.1 [Mango] Beta released

I’m pleased to announce that the beta release of the Windows Phone Developer Tools that support Mango will be available for download today: Matt Bencke General Manager, Windows Phone Developer and Marketplace Experiences Note: I took above image and statement from http://windowsteamblog.com This was one of the most waited releases. You can download it from … Continue reading Windows Phone 7.1 [Mango] Beta released