How Do I: Add Settings to a Windows 8 application?
- Posted: Jul 25, 2012 at 10:06 PM
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This video introduces and demonstrates the basic techniques needed to implement the Settings contract in a Windows 8 application using the WinJS libraries. You’ll see how to create the markup and script to implement and wire up a WinJS SettingsFlyout control that will smoothly integrate your app’s settings experience with the Windows 8 settings charm, making your apps settings easily discoverable, and consistent with other Windows 8 apps.
Step #1 – Download Windows 8 Release Preview and Windows 8 SDK
Step #2 – Download Visual Studio Express for Windows 8
Step #3 – Start building your own Apps for Windows 8