Dev Pro http://devproconnections.com/rss.xml en Windows Dev News: Edge Rendering; AWS Tools; Cloud App Security; Windows 10 S App Compliance http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-dev-news-edge-rendering-aws-tools-cloud-app-security-windows-10-s-app-c <div class="node-body article-body">More news of interest to developers including Amazon Web Services for Visual Studio Team Services, improved Microsoft Edge Rendering, validating an app for the Windows Store on Windows 10 S, and re-mediating your app for cloud security.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-dev-news-edge-rendering-aws-tools-cloud-app-security-windows-10-s-app-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-dev-news-edge-rendering-aws-tools-cloud-app-security-windows-10-s-app-c#comments Software Development Amazon Web Services app compliance AWS cloud app compliance Microsoft Edge security Windows 10 S Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:26:00 +0000 19751 at http://devproconnections.com Windows Dev News: New Tools in Windows Device Portal & Hazards of Using Ad Units Across Multiple Apps http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/windows-dev-news-new-tools-windows-device-portal-hazards-using-ad-uni <div class="node-body article-body">This week in Windows Developer news Microsoft expands the suite of testing tools for devs to use in preparation for the Fall Creators Update plus the company shares some advice on using ads across a portfolio of apps.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/windows-dev-news-new-tools-windows-device-portal-hazards-using-ad-uni" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/windows-dev-news-new-tools-windows-device-portal-hazards-using-ad-uni#comments Universal Windows Platform (UWP) ad units ads development Resources tools Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows development Windows Device Portal Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:13:00 +0000 19741 at http://devproconnections.com Windows 10 Fall Creators Update SDK and Mobile Emulator Previews Updated http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-10-fall-creators-update-sdk-and-mobile-emulator-previews-updated <div class="node-body article-body">Developers can continue their work preparing their apps for the next major feature update to Windows 10 on PC and Mobile.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-10-fall-creators-update-sdk-and-mobile-emulator-previews-updated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-10-fall-creators-update-sdk-and-mobile-emulator-previews-updated#comments Software Development Build 15235 Build 16257 Developer Fall Creators Update Mobile Emulator Windows 10 Windows 10 SDK Preview Windows Developer Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:19:00 +0000 19731 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Fluent Design Langauge: Materials and Lights In Your Apps Visual Layer http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/microsoft-fluent-design-langauge-materials-and-lights-your-apps-visua <div class="node-body article-body">Learn more skills around Microsoft's new Fluent Design Language and how you can impact your apps look and user experience.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/microsoft-fluent-design-langauge-materials-and-lights-your-apps-visua" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/microsoft-fluent-design-langauge-materials-and-lights-your-apps-visua#comments Universal Windows Platform (UWP) Developer Fluent Design Fluent Design Language lights materials Windows Windows 10 windows 10 developer Tue, 08 Aug 2017 20:42:00 +0000 19721 at http://devproconnections.com Resource: Office Developer Center http://devproconnections.com/software-development/resource-office-developer-center <div class="node-body article-body">Sometimes when you hear someone talk about being a developer most people think apps or software development for Windows, iOS, Android, and Apple platforms. Did you know there is also a market for developers to create add-ins for Office?</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/software-development/resource-office-developer-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/software-development/resource-office-developer-center#comments Software Development Developer Office Office 365 resource Mon, 07 Aug 2017 19:14:00 +0000 19711 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Windows and Edge Development News Roundup for 02 August 2017 http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/microsoft-windows-and-edge-development-news-roundup-02-august-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Just catching you up on some of the latest developer content from Microsoft over the last week.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/microsoft-windows-and-edge-development-news-roundup-02-august-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/microsoft-windows-and-edge-development-news-roundup-02-august-2017#comments Universal Windows Platform (UWP) Web Development development Flash Microsoft Edge software development Windows 10 Windows development Windows Store Wed, 02 Aug 2017 14:46:00 +0000 19701 at http://devproconnections.com Windows Community Standup On-Demand Video http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-community-standup-demand-video <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's Kevin Gallo, who leads the companies Developer Platform, spent an hour live on Channel 9 answering questions and talking about the state of the Windows Developer Platform.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-community-standup-demand-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-community-standup-demand-video#comments Software Development .NET Standard 2.0 Activity API Creators Update Fall Creators Update Fluent Design Microsoft Graph SDK Windows 10 Windows SDK Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:39:00 +0000 19691 at http://devproconnections.com Windows Dev News: Community Standup; Edge Summit; Template Studio 1.2; XAML & Visual Layer Interop http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-dev-news-community-standup-edge-summit-template-studio-12-xaml-visual-l <div class="node-body article-body">We have several items of interest to Windows developers in today's catch up on Windows dev news including an upcoming community event, new releases, the upcoming MS Edge Summit sign-ups, and some UWP coding help.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-dev-news-community-standup-edge-summit-template-studio-12-xaml-visual-l" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/software-development/windows-dev-news-community-standup-edge-summit-template-studio-12-xaml-visual-l#comments Software Development Community Standup Developer Microsoft Edge Summit Template Studio. XAML Visual Layer Windows Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:42:00 +0000 19661 at http://devproconnections.com Without Windows Timline in the Fall Creators Update Will Devs Still be Able to use Project Rome? http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/without-windows-timline-fall-creators-update-will-devs-still-be-able- <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft confirmed last week that Windows Timeline, a new feature initially slated for the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, will not be in the final version of that update when it ships this fall. The remaining question is whether developers can still use this API and the associated SDKs for their own apps. We asked Microsoft that very question.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/without-windows-timline-fall-creators-update-will-devs-still-be-able-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/universal-windows-platform-uwp/without-windows-timline-fall-creators-update-will-devs-still-be-able-#comments Universal Windows Platform (UWP) developers Project Rome Windows Timline Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:04:00 +0000 19651 at http://devproconnections.com Resource: Open In Extensions for Visual Studio http://devproconnections.com/microsoft-visual-studio/resource-open-extensions-visual-studio <div class="node-body article-body">Gain quick access to your favorite tools from within Visual Studio with these extensions.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/microsoft-visual-studio/resource-open-extensions-visual-studio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/microsoft-visual-studio/resource-open-extensions-visual-studio#comments Microsoft Visual Studio development extension Visual Studio Windows development Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:31:00 +0000 19641 at http://devproconnections.com Windows Dev News: Mixed Reality Dev; CL Activation of UWP Apps; WinRT Components & Desktop Bridge http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-dev-news-mixed-reality-dev-cl-activation-uwp-apps-winrt-components-deskt <div class="node-body article-body">This week in our catch up on Windows Developer news we learn about preparing for the onslaught of Mixed Reality on Windows 10 by starting development on HoloLens for those apps, Command Line Activation of UWP apps, plus using WinRT components in a Win32 process with the Desktop Bridge.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-dev-news-mixed-reality-dev-cl-activation-uwp-apps-winrt-components-deskt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-dev-news-mixed-reality-dev-cl-activation-uwp-apps-winrt-components-deskt#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Apps Command Line Desktop Bridge dev HoloLens Microsoft Mixed Reality UWP Windows WinRT Components Tue, 11 Jul 2017 19:55:00 +0000 19631 at http://devproconnections.com Windows App Studio Service is Shutting Down on December 1st, 2017 http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-app-studio-service-shutting-down-december-1st-2017 <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft details the timeline for users to prepare for the services closure </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of Microsoft's web based app development tools, Windows App Studio helped usher in some of the app growth in the Windows Store when it debut in the days of Windows 8. It has continued to be a staple of simple app development that allowed individuals to create straight forward informational apps using a modular approach.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-app-studio-service-shutting-down-december-1st-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-app-studio-service-shutting-down-december-1st-2017#comments Microsoft Visual Studio app development modern apps Windows Windows App Studio Windows Store Apps Thu, 06 Jul 2017 14:41:00 +0000 19621 at http://devproconnections.com Windows Dev News: UWP App Diagnostics; Motion & Visual Layer Interaction; Progressive Web Apps http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-dev-news-uwp-app-diagnostics-motion-visual-layer-interaction-progressive <div class="node-body article-body">More items coming from the Windows Developer Team that will help you further your own Windows development efforts.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-dev-news-uwp-app-diagnostics-motion-visual-layer-interaction-progressive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-dev-news-uwp-app-diagnostics-motion-visual-layer-interaction-progressive#comments Microsoft Visual Studio dev Motion & Visual Layer Interaction Progressive Web Apps UWP App Diagnostics Windows Windows UI Thu, 29 Jun 2017 17:27:00 +0000 19611 at http://devproconnections.com The Journey from Desktop to Windows Store for the Irfanview Image Editing Program http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/journey-desktop-windows-store-irfanview-image-editing-program <div class="node-body article-body">Last week a very popular desktop image editing program, Irfanview, arrived in the Windows Store via Microsoft's Desktop Bridge tool (aka Project Centennial), and I had a chance to ask the developer a few questions about the process of bringing his desktop software to the Store for users.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/journey-desktop-windows-store-irfanview-image-editing-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/journey-desktop-windows-store-irfanview-image-editing-program#comments Microsoft Visual Studio desktop Desktop Bridge editing image Irfanview Project Centennial software Windows Store Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:22:00 +0000 19601 at http://devproconnections.com Windows Dev News: Edge Summit, COPPA Settings, Windows.UI, & Windows Template Studio Update http://devproconnections.com/development/windows-dev-news-edge-summit-coppa-settings-windowsui-windows-template-studio-update <div class="node-body article-body">This is a list of a handful of recent announcements from the Windows Developer team at Microsoft.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/windows-dev-news-edge-summit-coppa-settings-windowsui-windows-template-studio-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/windows-dev-news-edge-summit-coppa-settings-windowsui-windows-template-studio-update#comments Software Development Web Development Microsoft Visual Studio app COPPA dev Microsoft Edge Settings Windows Windows Template Studio Update Windows.UI Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:23:00 +0000 19591 at http://devproconnections.com Moving Your Desktop Software to the Windows Store via the Desktop Bridge http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/moving-your-desktop-software-windows-store-desktop-bridge <div class="field-deck"> Project Centennial is your path to wider distribution for your Windows software. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft may be betting on Windows 10 S as the future of their flagship operating system to strengthen the security posture of consumer and business user hardware and developers with desktop software can get their products in front of those customers easily using the Desktop Bridge.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/moving-your-desktop-software-windows-store-desktop-bridge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/moving-your-desktop-software-windows-store-desktop-bridge#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Desktop Bridge developers development Project Centennial Windows Store Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:17:00 +0000 19581 at http://devproconnections.com Resource: Taking Your App to the Cloud with Azure and Visual Studio 2017 http://devproconnections.com/cloud/resource-taking-your-app-cloud-azure-and-visual-studio-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Visual Studio makes it very easy to take your web app to the Microsoft Azure cloud service to get it up and running.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/cloud/resource-taking-your-app-cloud-azure-and-visual-studio-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/cloud/resource-taking-your-app-cloud-azure-and-visual-studio-2017#comments Cloud & Data Center app Azure development Microsoft Azure Publishing Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:57:00 +0000 19571 at http://devproconnections.com Resource: Azure Bot Service Demo http://devproconnections.com/cloud/resource-azure-bot-service-demo <div class="node-body article-body">Developers looking to expand their work portfolio should consider looking closer at bots and the services they can provide to customers.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/cloud/resource-azure-bot-service-demo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/cloud/resource-azure-bot-service-demo#comments Cloud & Data Center Azure Azure Bot Service Azure Bot Services bots Tue, 13 Jun 2017 21:41:00 +0000 19561 at http://devproconnections.com Developers: Get Ready for Mixed Reality on Windows 10 http://devproconnections.com/windows-10/developers-get-ready-mixed-reality-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body">It is not too late to start working on Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps for Windows 10 and the upcoming Windows Mixed Reality experience.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-10/developers-get-ready-mixed-reality-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-10/developers-get-ready-mixed-reality-windows-10#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Creators Update Developer developers development Fall Creators Update Mixed Reality Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Windows Mixed Reality Tue, 06 Jun 2017 11:25:00 +0000 19551 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Project Rome: The Key to a Cross Platform Ecosystem Around Windows 10 http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/project-rome-key-cross-platform-ecosystem-around-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Learn more about Project Rome and how it can help you develop apps that can be integral elements in a users cross platform experience.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/project-rome-key-cross-platform-ecosystem-around-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/project-rome-key-cross-platform-ecosystem-around-windows-10#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Android cross platform Cross-platform iOS IPhone Microsoft Graph Project Rome Windows 10 Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:14:00 +0000 19541 at http://devproconnections.com Tutorial: How to Build One Browser Extension that works in several Modern Browsers http://devproconnections.com/web-development/tutorial-how-build-one-browser-extension-works-several-modern-browsers <div class="node-body article-body">Do you build extensions for a living or as part of your overall development plan? This tutorial from Microsoft will show you how to build an extension once that will work across multiple modern browsers with the same code base.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/web-development/tutorial-how-build-one-browser-extension-works-several-modern-browsers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/web-development/tutorial-how-build-one-browser-extension-works-several-modern-browsers#comments Web Development browser browser extension extension how to how-to tutorial Tue, 30 May 2017 16:39:00 +0000 19531 at http://devproconnections.com Developing Touch Friendly UWP Apps for Windows 10 http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/developing-touch-friendly-uwp-apps-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Touch is becoming the preferred method of interacting with our computing devices so how do you make sure your UWP apps for Windows 10 are touch friendly?</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/developing-touch-friendly-uwp-apps-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/developing-touch-friendly-uwp-apps-windows-10#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Apps developers development touch touch friendly Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows Store Fri, 26 May 2017 12:32:00 +0000 19521 at http://devproconnections.com Resources: Windows Template Studio http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/resources-windows-template-studio <div class="node-body article-body">Among the many developer related announcements at Build 2017, Windows Template Studio was unveiled and it will assist developers in creating a new Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app by using a wizard to create the framework for a new app.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/resources-windows-template-studio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/resources-windows-template-studio#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Developer developers development Visual Studio Visual Studio 2017 Windows 10 Windows development Windows Template Studio Tue, 23 May 2017 10:19:00 +0000 19511 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft is Taking Build 2017 On The Road Around the Globe http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-taking-build-2017-road-around-globe <div class="node-body article-body">As has become their custom following the annual Build developers conference, Microsoft will now take elements of the show on the road for developers in several locations around the world.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-taking-build-2017-road-around-globe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-taking-build-2017-road-around-globe#comments Microsoft Visual Studio BUILD Build 2017 Build Tour 2017 developers development global Fri, 19 May 2017 13:51:00 +0000 19501 at http://devproconnections.com Build 2017: Microsoft Fluent Design Language http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-fluent-design-language <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft announced as new design language for Windows and Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps last week at Build 2017. Here is a closer look at what it is all about along with several resources to learn more about the Fluent Design System.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-fluent-design-language" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-fluent-design-language#comments Microsoft Visual Studio Fall Creators Update Fluent Fluent Design Language Fluent Design System Windows Windows 10 Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Tue, 16 May 2017 15:27:00 +0000 19491 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Build 2017: Microsoft Announces Fluent Design System and Other Developer Tools for Windows http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-announces-fluent-design-system-and-other-developer-tools-wi <div class="node-body article-body">Keeping with the theme that by having a Windows device in a stable of devices, the end users experience across their entire connected world and those mixed devices will be a better experience Microsoft has released additional development related tools for Windows.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-announces-fluent-design-system-and-other-developer-tools-wi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-announces-fluent-design-system-and-other-developer-tools-wi#comments Microsoft Visual Studio .NET Standard 2.0 for UWP Android Developer developers development Fedora Linux iOS Microsoft Fluent Design System Project Rome SUSE Linux Windows Subsystem for Linux WSL XAML STandard Thu, 11 May 2017 15:31:00 +0000 19481 at http://devproconnections.com Build 2017: Microsoft Releases Tools to Help Developers Build & Debug Apps for iOS and Android http://devproconnections.com/mobile-development/build-2017-microsoft-releases-tools-help-developers-build-debug-apps-ios-and-andr <div class="node-body article-body">During the companies Day Two keynote at Microsoft Build, Microsoft unveiled a new preview for Xamarin users and updates for its VS Mobile Center Preview that will let developers easily build and debug apps for iOS and Android devices.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/mobile-development/build-2017-microsoft-releases-tools-help-developers-build-debug-apps-ios-and-andr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/mobile-development/build-2017-microsoft-releases-tools-help-developers-build-debug-apps-ios-and-andr#comments Software Development Android Build 2017 iOS updates Visual Studio Mobile Center Preview Xamarin Live Player Preview Thu, 11 May 2017 15:30:00 +0000 19471 at http://devproconnections.com There are more than 1,000 Apps in the Windows Store that were converted using the Desktop Bridge http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/there-are-more-1000-apps-windows-store-were-converted-using-desktop-bridge <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's eight month old Desktop Bridge really makes program conversion fast and easy for most desktop programs so why aren't more developers using the tool?</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/there-are-more-1000-apps-windows-store-were-converted-using-desktop-bridge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/there-are-more-1000-apps-windows-store-were-converted-using-desktop-bridge#comments Microsoft Visual Studio app Desktop Bridge Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows Store Wed, 10 May 2017 20:36:00 +0000 19461 at http://devproconnections.com Build 2017: Microsoft Announces Several New Tools and Services for Developers http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-announces-several-new-tools-and-services-developers <div class="node-body article-body">During the Build 2017 Day 1 Keynote, Microsoft's Satya Nadella, Scott Guthrie, and Harry Shum unveil several new services intended to help developers maximize their abilities to build intelligent apps for their customers.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-announces-several-new-tools-and-services-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-microsoft-announces-several-new-tools-and-services-developers#comments Microsoft Visual Studio AI Artificial Intelligence BUILD Build 2017 cloud data developers Harry Shum Satya Nadella Scott Guthrie Wed, 10 May 2017 15:00:00 +0000 19451 at http://devproconnections.com Join us for Microsoft Build Coverage Live from Seattle http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/join-us-microsoft-build-coverage-live-seattle <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is expected to announce several new features and enhancements to their cloud and developer based resources and we will be on hand for everything.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/join-us-microsoft-build-coverage-live-seattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/join-us-microsoft-build-coverage-live-seattle#comments Microsoft Visual Studio BUILD Build 2017 Developer developers development Microsoft Tue, 09 May 2017 16:40:00 +0000 19441 at http://devproconnections.com The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation with the Seattle Space Needle in the Background