Tag: Windows Phone 8

How to Get the List of Appointments from the Calendar App in Windows Phone using C# ?

If you want to programmatically get the list of appointments from the calendar application of your Windows Phone device programmatically , you can use the Microsoft.Phone.UserData.Appointments. How to Get the List of Appointments from the Calender App in Windows Phone using C# ? Enable the ID_CAP_APPOINTMENTS in the WMAppManifest file and then create an instance of the Appointments class and call the SearchAsync method with…

How to Save an Appointment in Windows Phone 8 using C# ?

If you want to allow the user to create or save an appointment within the Calendar application in Windows Phone 8 , you can do it using the SaveAppointmentTask launcher. How to Save an Appointment in Windows Phone 8 using C# ? To use the SaveAppointmentTask launcher , first enable the ID_CAP_APPOINTMENTS in the WMAppManifest file. Create an instance of the SaveAppointmentTask class and set…

How to Terminate an Windows Phone 8 App using C#?

If you want to programmatically terminate the windows phone 8 application , you can use the Application.Terminate() method . How to Terminate an Windows Phone 8 App using C#? When using the Application.Terminate() , the developers should make sure that all the necessary data is saved because , the Application Closing event handler wont be raised in this case.

How to Create a ShellToast(ToastPrompt) in Windows Phone 8 ?

Do you want to create a ShellToast from your Windows Phone 8 app ? . The Coding4fun toolkit provides some additional controls which can be used create a ShellToast in Windows Phone 8 app. How to Create a ShellToast(ToastPrompt) in Windows Phone 8 ? Below is a sample code snippet demonstrating how to achieve it using the ToastPrompt control from Coding4Fun.

How to Get the string from AppResources file in Windows Phone 8 ?

If you want to retrieve the value from the AppResources file in Windows Phone 8 , you can use one of the below options. How to Get the string from AppResources file in Windows Phone 8 ? 1. Using the AppResources.<Property> Assume that the string in the AppResources file is ApplicationTitle and the which contains the value “Abundantcode for Windows Phone development” . , you…

How to Get a developer license to develop Windows Phone store app ?

When you installed the Windows Phone 8.1 SDK and try to create and run the first Windows Phone application . You will be prompted to get a free developer license which is necessary to develop and test the windows phone store app on the Windows 8.1 PC before publishing and getting it certified in the store . How to Get a developer license to develop…

How to Convert a List to ObservableCollection in C#?

This simple blog post will explain how to convert a List of Object to ObservableCollection of Object in C# and Windows Phone 8. There are times when you want to convert a List of Object to ObservableCollection specially when binding an ObservableCollection to the LongListSelector etc. The reasons for this can be several. How to Convert a List to ObservableCollection in C#? To Convert a…

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