Dieser Kurs kann jederzeit als Firmenkurs sowie als Privatkurs durchgeführt werden.


Advanced Windows Store App Development Using C#
In this course the students will learn the more advanced programming skills and techniques that they can use to optimize their Windows Store app and differentiate their app from other apps in the Windows Store. These advanced skills and techniques include a combination of both design and development skills. The students will also learn about supporting the apps that they have published to the Windows Store.

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After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Add animations and transitions in a Windows Store app to improve the user experience.
  • Brand the Windows Store app and improve the loading experience with a splash screen.
  • Use various storage mechanisms, choose a suitable caching strategy for their Windows Store app, and use advanced file access methods.
  • Create custom controls, extend templated controls, and create and consume WinMD components.
  • Implement the Print and Settings contracts and the Play To API.
  • Work with the Push Notification Service (WNS).
  • Capture media with the camera and microphone.
  • Create and consume background tasks.
  • Discover device capabilities, interact with devices, and act upon sensor data.
  • Implement Windows Store trial licensing and in-app purchasing and advertising.
  • Understand how to manage Windows authentication and web authentication in Windows Store apps.
  • Diagnose problems and monitor application behavior using tracing and profiling tools and APIs.


Before attending this course, students must have:
  • 6 – 12 months experience programming in HTML5
  • 3 – 6 months experience using Visual Studio 2012 (including experience using Windows 8's preview builds)
  • 1 month of experience working on Windows 8 apps


This course is intended for professional developers who have 1 or more years of experience creating applications for a production environment and who are comfortable programming in C# and XAML to create Windows 8 apps.


Der Teilnehmerbeitrag versteht sich rein netto. Das ZFI ist (gemäss MwSt-Gesetz) nicht Mehrwertsteuerpflichtig und erhebt somit keine MwSt. Bei länger als einen Monat dauernden Lehrgängen ist die Zahlung des Teilnehmerbeitrages in mehreren Raten möglich (pro rata temporis).


  • Module 1: Store Apps Essentials
      Review Essentials - Presentation
      Review Windows 8 App Essentials - Under the Hood
  • Module 2: Implementing Animations and Transitions
      Using Animation
      Working with Transitions and Transformations
  • Module 3: Implementing Globalization and Localization
      Working with Resource Files
      Implementing Culture-Specific Formatting
  • Module 4: Branding and a Seamless User Interface
      Customizing the Splash Screen
      Differentiate your app with branding
  • Module 5: Advanced Data Scenarios in a Store App
      Store App Storage Options
      Implementing Data Caching
      Advanced File Functionality
  • Module 6: Creating Reusable Controls and Components
      Creating Custom Controls
      Extending Existing Controls
      Creating and Consuming WinMD Components
  • Module 7: Implementing Advanced Contract Scenarios
      The Print Contract
      The Play To Contract
  • Module 8: The Push Notification Service (WNS)
      The Push Notification Service (WNS)
      Communicating with the Push Notification Service (WNS)
  • Module 9: Capturing Media
      Using CameraCaptureUI to Capture Pictures, Videos or Audio
      Using MediaCapture to Capture Pictures, Video, or Audio
  • Module 10: Background Tasks
      Creating Background Tasks
      Consuming Background Tasks in a Store App
  • Module 11: Working with Sensors and Devices
      Working with Sensors
      Working with Devices
  • Module 12: Generating Revenue with your App
      Implementing Trial Functionality in a Store App
      Implement In-App Purchases
      Advertising in a Store App
  • Module 13: Securing Store App Data
      Managing Authentication
      Managing Web Authentication
      Encryption in Store Apps
  • Module 14: Tracing and Profiling Store Apps
      Tracing a Store App
      Profiling a Store App