Get to Mango #8 - Using a Local Database

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Windows Phone 7.5 provides you the ability to leverage a complete SQL CE database in your application.

The purpose of this video is to show you how you might take an existing application that would benefit from a database, and modify it to take advantage of one.

Databases in Windows Phone 7.5 are manipulated using LINQ to SQL; if you're already familiar with this technology, you'll find much of this very familiar.

Here are some other resources you might find useful, with regard to using databases on Windows Phone:

Other Videos in the Get to Mango Series:

  1. From XNA to SL XNA
  2. Adding FAS to XNA
  3. Adding FAS to a Typical Silverlight Application
  4. Adding Secondary Tiles
  5. Adding Background Agents
  6. Using a Live Camera Feed
  7. Using Push Notifications with Secondary Tiles and Deep Toast
  8. Using a Local Database < - YOU ARE HERE
  9. Background Audio


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