Developing for Modern Windows

Tips, tricks, and guides for developing on modern Windows platforms

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XAML to Live Tile in UWP Apps

In this article I’ll show you how to create an image from a XAML user control, and then set that image as the app’s live tile. For this example, I’ll update the wide and medium tiles, but you can adapt… Continue Reading →

Quick tips for Windows 10 UWP Development

I keep seeing (and having) the same problems crop up for people getting started with Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app development, so what follows is a FAQ-like post of quick answers. How can I deploy to a non-RTM phone from RTM… Continue Reading →

Title Bar Back Button in Windows 10 UWP

You’ve had a chance to play around with the final Windows 10 release for about a week now, and you’re probably wondering how to implement some of the new functionality in Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps. In this quick post… Continue Reading →