Create a new Universal Windows app project in Visual Studio.
This is the chapter where we create a…Universal Windows Application project in Visual Studio.…It's here that we build the UI.…We add the assets like images and videos.…We add data.…We add business models.…We'll build a UI and talk about what it takes…to make it look decent on a TV…that's being viewed from across the room on the couch.…To be clear, this is not…a Universal Windows Applications course.…That takes a lot of details to talk about everything…it takes to go into a Universal Windows Application.…
We have other courses in our catalog…that dig into these details.…Check those out.…Start by going to the File menu and choosing New Project.…I'm writing my code in C Sharp.…So I'll choose this section of the template.…Choose Universal and then Blank App.…The name of my app is Artcenter.…And you can put it wherever you want on your computer.…I'm putting it in my exercise files folder in Chapter 3.…On this screen,…you have to pick your target version.…
There are several choices here.…It's important for you to choose the Anniversary Edition…
- Setting up the development environment
- Installing Visual Studio
- Creating a Dev Center account
- Installing and activating Developer Mode on Xbox One
- Pairing Visual Studio with the Xbox
- Mirroring Xbox One content to a PC
- Exploring a UWP app on a PC, mobile device, and Xbox One
- Creating a basic UWP app
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Set Up the Development Environment
2. Why Build an App for Xbox?
3. Create a Basic UWP App
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