Windows 8 / WinRT, For Developers

VSTH07 Build Windows 8 Apps using Windows Online Services


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Intermediate

Rockford Lhotka



Windows 8 is integrated with the Microsoft cloud services and SkyDrive. Although users can disable this integration, it is built in by default. Your application can also make use of Single Sign On and other Microsoft cloud services, as well as roaming profiles and SkyDrive. In this session you will learn what services are available to Windows 8 WinRT app developers, and how to use the features in your apps.

You will learn:

  • What Microsoft cloud services are available to WinRT developers
  • How to use SkyDrive from a Windows 8 WinRT app
  • How to use other Microsoft cloud services from WinRT