Reading coordinate values using Accelerometer API in Windows Phone 7

In this post we will see how to read different axis values using Accelerometer API. To work with Accelerometer API first you need to add reference of Microsoft.Devices.Sensors Then below namespace, Now to capture X Axis, Y Axis and Z Axis value you need to follow below steps Step 1 Create task object of Accelerometer … Continue reading Reading coordinate values using Accelerometer API in Windows Phone 7

Smooth Streaming on Windows Phone 7

Read Smooth Streaming in Silverlight here This post is walkthrough on enabling smooth streaming of media over IIS and then stream over Windows Phone 7 client. There are very good documentation available on IIS official site to have a better understanding of smooth streaming. So I am not touching theoretical concept behind smooth streaming in … Continue reading Smooth Streaming on Windows Phone 7

Changing Application Tile in Windows Phone 7

When you create a Windows Phone 7 application, by default newly created app will have Title Background Image Icon Value set to default as below , If you will notice by default Title would be the same as of name of the Windows Phone Application project. On running you will get Application tile as below, … Continue reading Changing Application Tile in Windows Phone 7

Viewing Flickr Images on Windows 7.1 Phone or Mango Phone

In this post I will show you how you can create a Photo Viewer from images of the Flickr Service. Flickr Service Flickr expose a REST based feed to access images. You can find information about Flickr public feed at below link. http://www.flickr.com/services/feeds/docs/photos_public/ Public images feed can be find at http://api.flickr.com/services/feeds/photos_public.gne Expected Output Approach Call … Continue reading Viewing Flickr Images on Windows 7.1 Phone or Mango Phone

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]

Fetching Data from SQL Azure table in Windows 7.1 [Mango] Phone using WCF Data Service

In this article, we will discuss about how to consume data from cloud [SQL Azure] in a Windows 7.1 [Mango] phone. SQL Azure and Windows 7.1 [Mango] phones are two common terms that you can hear about from many tech-savvy people. So I thought it is the right time to integrate these technologies. In this … Continue reading Fetching Data from SQL Azure table in Windows 7.1 [Mango] Phone using WCF Data Service