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Getting the right behaviors in your Phone 7 App – Part 3 Email ‘em

This example will cover how to package a EmailComposeTask as a reusable behavior that can be dropped into any given Phone 7 app. The EmailComposeTask has a few properties that are used to pass data to the email you are launching / preparing to send. These include ...

Getting the right behaviors in your Phone 7 App – Part 2 Binding & Browsing

In this example we will look at the WebBrowserTask and how a little bit of code can create a great design time experience for the times that you need to launch a browser in a Phone 7 app. Like the PhoneCallTask, the WebBrowserTask only contains one property. So,  this ...

Getting the right behaviors in your Phone 7 App – Part 1 Phone Home

This multiple part series will focus on packaging up a few common “tasks” into reusable behaviors. I hope to cover tasks for phone calls, sending emails, launching the browser etc. Most of the articles in this series will be short and typically will contain only a few lines of ...

Phone 7 Back Button and the ListPicker control

I had disappeared once again for far too long; however the time has been well spent. I have been heads down coding apps for Phone7 and learning the nuances of the platform. I have also learned much about the certification process in which your apps must go through before ...

Embrace your designer!

Now before you go run off and start hugging the graphic artist down the hall, please finish reading this post. We don’t want any HR issues, now do we? I tend to agree with what Michael is saying in his post (Silverlight: Why I feel “Design Is ...