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Visual Studio 2013 for Windows Store Developers

with Michael Lehman

Video: Welcome

Find out what Windows Store developers need to know to start developing apps with Visual Studio 2013.
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  1. 54s
    1. Welcome
    2. Using the exercise files
  2. 1h 8m
    1. Overview of Visual Studio
      6m 21s
    2. What's new in Visual Studio 2013
      5m 8s
    3. Exploring the IDE: Layout and the start page
      3m 5s
    4. Exploring the IDE: Default toolbar, notifications, and Quick Launch
      1m 40s
    5. Exploring the IDE: The File menu
      1m 11s
    6. Exploring the IDE: The Edit and View menus
      2m 55s
    7. Exploring the IDE: Toolbars
      1m 7s
    8. Exploring the IDE: The Tools menu
      4m 32s
    9. The benefits of signing in to Visual Studio 2013
      1m 5s
    10. Understanding the editor
      7m 0s
    11. Invoking the compiler
      4m 19s
    12. Using the debugger
      4m 54s
    13. Investigating source code control
      3m 54s
    14. Customizing the experience
      5m 26s
    15. Navigating your code
      4m 38s
    16. Performance and diagnostics
      3m 0s
    17. Building the Hello World app
      8m 10s
  3. 22m 42s
    1. Creating apps
      2m 18s
    2. Choosing a template for your app
      5m 44s
    3. Creating libraries
      4m 12s
    4. Managing libraries
      4m 35s
    5. Using native code
      2m 0s
    6. Connecting to Windows Azure
      3m 53s
  4. 12m 43s
    1. Understanding the compilation and packaging process
      3m 22s
    2. Debugging using the simulator
      5m 18s
    3. Debugging on the local machine
      2m 0s
    4. Remote debugging
      2m 3s
  5. 19m 24s
    1. Creating a Windows Store account and reserving your app name
      4m 29s
    2. Assembling your non-code assets
      4m 26s
    3. Fine-tuning your app manifest and packaging the app
      6m 18s
    4. Using the developer dashboard
      2m 17s
    5. Beta testing and release management
      1m 54s
  6. 36s
    1. Next steps

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Visual Studio 2013 for Windows Store Developers
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Visual Studio 2013 is here and it is chock full of great new features, especially for Windows Store developers like you. This course provides exactly what you need to get started, whether you're coming from older versions of Visual Studio or another IDE. To begin, author Michael Lehman shows you around the toolbars, menus, and components in Visual Studio, so you can invoke commands and navigate your code fast. He then goes through the basics of developing apps for the Windows Store in Visual Studio 2013: choosing a template, creating and managing libraries, and even connecting to Windows Azure. Last, Michael shows you how to debug and deploy your app, and connect and upload directly to the Windows Store.

Topics include:
  • What's new in Visual Studio 2013?
  • Exploring the editor
  • Invoking the compiler
  • Using the debugger
  • Creating apps for Windows Store
  • Debugging a Windows Store app using a simulator
  • Creating an account and connecting to the Windows Store
  • Packaging the app
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Hello I'm Michael Lehman and welcome to Visual Studio 2013 for Windows Store Developers. Visual Studio 2013 is a major release especially for Windows Store Developers. Microsoft has added a number of features to make it easier to develop applications and especially Windows store applications. So we'll do an overview of the changes in Visual Studio 2013. I'll look at Windows Store development, I'll look at debugging and deploying Windows Store apps, and finally how Visual Studio 2013 allows you to connect to the Windows Store.

So let's get started.

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