Windows Phone

TH04 Getting Started with Windows Phone 7


8:00am - 9:15am

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Scott Golightly

Scott Golightly


Grokdev, LLC

In this session we will look at how you can start developing for Windows Phone 7 for free. This demo heavy session will walk through the basics of creating a Silverlight or XNA application for the phone. We will end our discussion with a brief overview of the steps needed to get your application into the marketplace.

You will learn:

  • Understand how to download tools and begin creating applications for Windows Phone
  • See how to create applications using either Silverlight or XNA
  • Understand unique issues with developing for the phone including application activation and requirements for placing the application in the marketplace