Share Text in between Windows 8 Metro Application using Share Contract

Two Metro applications can shared the content between them using Share Charm. Content can be as simple as text or may be image or a file. In content sharing, the application that shares content is called as Source Application and the application that receives content is called as Target Application. Source Application and Target Application…… Continue reading Share Text in between Windows 8 Metro Application using Share Contract

Netflix Movie Explorer a Metro Application: Creating Step by Step

Download source code of this article from here In this article we will follow step by step approach to create Netflix Movie Explorer Metro Application. We will use HTML and WinJS to create this application. See the video to understand expected behavior of the application. http://youtu.be/Q4Qjz9cdvJM?hd=1 Some of the features of application are as following…… Continue reading Netflix Movie Explorer a Metro Application: Creating Step by Step

Consuming WCF SOAP Service in Windows 8 Metro Application

In this post we will consume WCF SOAP Service in C#/XAML based Metro Application. This is level 100 post showing basic steps to create simple WCF Service and consume that in Metro Application. Very first let us create a WCF Service using VS2012. Form File menu create a new project by choosing WCF Service Application…… Continue reading Consuming WCF SOAP Service in Windows 8 Metro Application

Migrate HTML5 WinJS Metro Application project to VS2012

In this post we will migrate a Metro Project created in HTML5 and WinJS from VS11 to VS2012 RC. Recently I upgraded my system to Windows 8 Release Preview. After upgrading Windows, I migrated VS to VS2012 RC. After successful installation of VS2012, I tried opening a HTML5 + WinJS project created in VS11. When…… Continue reading Migrate HTML5 WinJS Metro Application project to VS2012

Presented in Mindcrcaker MVP Summit 2012

Second Mindcrcaker MVP summit held in Delhi from 6th April 2011 to 8th April 2011.Mindcracker MVP summit is yearly event hosted by http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/ to facilitate their MVP and one day regress technical sessions open for any aspired learner. Find more details about summit here Find summit Pics here Some of the highlight of this event…… Continue reading Presented in Mindcrcaker MVP Summit 2012

Isolated Storage Helper For C# and XAML based Metro Application

This post and helper class is based on work of Jamie Thomson . I thank him lot for that. Why to use Metro Application Isolated Storage Helper? This helper class helps you to perform Read,Write and Delete of structured data in Isolated storage folders. How to use this? Download Metro Application Isolated Storage Helper from…… Continue reading Isolated Storage Helper For C# and XAML based Metro Application

Live Tiles in XAML based Windows 8 Metro Application

In this post we will discuss Live Tiles in XAML based Windows 8 Metro Application. We will see Updating Live Tiles Creating queue of information to update Live Tiles What is Live Tile? Tiles are the entry point for the application. You will find TILES for all applications installed on your machine at the start…… Continue reading Live Tiles in XAML based Windows 8 Metro Application

List View Data Binding in Windows 8 JavaScript Metro Application

In this post we will see, Working with ListView control in WinJS ItemTemplte in WinJS Data Binding to ListView Creating Data Source in WinJS For purpose of this post I am going to bind name and images of Indian cricket player in ListView. After data binding ListView should look like below, To bind data with…… Continue reading List View Data Binding in Windows 8 JavaScript Metro Application

Message Dialog Control in Windows 8 HTML JavaScript Metro Application

In this post, I will discuss how to work with Message Dialog in Windows 8 Metro application. I will use WinJS to create message dialog. Message dialog look like below, Message Dialog is part of UI surfaces in Windows 8. There are four types of UI surfaces in Windows 8. App Bar Context Menu Message…… Continue reading Message Dialog Control in Windows 8 HTML JavaScript Metro Application

DatePicker control in Windows 8 HTML5 Metro JavaScript Application

In this post I will show you, how to work with DatePicker control in HTML Metro App. DatePicker controls comes as part of WinJS. To use DatePicker control very first let us create a blank application Right click and open project in Expression Blend. Choose Date Picker from Assets and put it below Body tag.…… Continue reading DatePicker control in Windows 8 HTML5 Metro JavaScript Application