Learn how to create a custom REST API that can be consumed with the UWP's mobile service client.
- [Instructor] As soon as one of our…users signs into our app, we want to store their…username and email into our user's table.…Because we have configured our mobile app to do…server-side authentication, the Facebook access token…that allows us to get the name and email…is only available to the app service.…It will also return the user's provider ID,…which we can store as a unique identifier of the…user in case their email changes.…In this video, we are going to create a custom…rest API for our mobile app to store the user…properties in our database.…
The project we downloaded before, the one…that we've already modified, provides us with an…example of an API controller called Values Controller.…If I open that up and take a look, I can see that this…is effectively the Hello World of API controllers.…It returns a simple get method, and post method…that just returned hello from the host or hello world.…We're going to create our own API controller…that will do the following.…Get the user's Facebook access token from the…
- Working with .NET for UWP app development
- Establishing application architecture
- Configuring Azure services
- Configuring the mobile app service backend
- Testing and publishing the service backend
- Using Facebook authentication
- Using XAML
- Client server abstraction API
- Using the UWP community toolkit
- Styling app views
- Creating adaptive views
- Testing an app for multiple user accounts
- Publishing to the Windows Store
- Sideloading app packages
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Before We Get Started
2. Build the Backend
3. Build the UWP App
4. Polish and Publish the App
Sideloading App packages2m 57s
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