Dev Pro http://devproconnections.com/rss.xml en 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 Windows Development 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 Windows Development 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 Windows Development 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 Windows Development .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 Mobile 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 Windows Development 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 Windows Development 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 Windows Development 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 Official Microsoft Build 2017 Apps Now Available for Windows, iOS, and Android http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/official-microsoft-build-2017-apps-now-available-windows-ios-and-android <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are attending Build next week or watching from home, updates to the Build 2017 apps have been published and now you can review and setup your schedule for the week.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/official-microsoft-build-2017-apps-now-available-windows-ios-and-android" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/official-microsoft-build-2017-apps-now-available-windows-ios-and-android#comments Windows Development Thu, 04 May 2017 11:07:00 +0000 19431 at http://devproconnections.com Windows 10 Creators Update Developer VM and Desktop App Converter Now Available http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-vm-and-desktop-app-converter-now-available <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is releasing various developer tools that support the Windows 10 Creators Update.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-vm-and-desktop-app-converter-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-vm-and-desktop-app-converter-now-available#comments Windows Development app Creators Upate Desktop App Converter Desktop Converter Developer developers virtual machines VM VMs Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:54:00 +0000 19421 at http://devproconnections.com First Annual Windows Developer Awards at Build 2017 http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/first-annual-windows-developer-awards-build-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is doing something different at their annual Build 2017 developer conference by holding their first annual Windows Developer Awards and if you register with the event site you can vote on your picks.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/first-annual-windows-developer-awards-build-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/first-annual-windows-developer-awards-build-2017#comments Windows Development BUILD Build 2017 voting Windows Developer Windows Developer Awards Windows developers Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:49:00 +0000 19411 at http://devproconnections.com Courtesy of Microsoft Build 2017: Windows Developers can RSVP for the event and access to content http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-windows-developers-can-rsvp-event-and-access-content <div class="node-body article-body">RSVP so that you get notified about the Build 2017 live streams and when content is published to the event website.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-windows-developers-can-rsvp-event-and-access-content" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/build-2017-windows-developers-can-rsvp-event-and-access-content#comments Windows Development Build 2017 Microsoft Windows development Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:27:00 +0000 19401 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Offers a Desktop Bridge Video Course for Developers http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-offers-desktop-bridge-video-course-developers <div class="node-body article-body">The Windows Desktop Bridge is a tool that can help developers bring their current desktop programs to Windows into the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) and subsequently take advantage of many enhanced features such as notifications, inking, and speech.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-offers-desktop-bridge-video-course-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-offers-desktop-bridge-video-course-developers#comments Windows Development course Desktop Bridge Developer video video course video learning Windows 10 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:33:00 +0000 19391 at http://devproconnections.com Beyond Basic Bots: Using Intelligent Bots for Extended Customer Service and Support (Video Series) http://devproconnections.com/cloud/beyond-basic-bots-using-intelligent-bots-extended-customer-service-and-support-video-series <div class="node-body article-body">Bots are quickly taking up a role as initial points of contact fin multiple customer service scenarios. Learn more about implementing them in your organization in this Channel 9 video series.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/cloud/beyond-basic-bots-using-intelligent-bots-extended-customer-service-and-support-video-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/cloud/beyond-basic-bots-using-intelligent-bots-extended-customer-service-and-support-video-series#comments Cloud bots channel 9 cloud customer customer service services videos Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:05:00 +0000 19381 at http://devproconnections.com Windows 10 Creators Update Developer Resources and Information Catchup http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-resources-and-information-catchup <div class="node-body article-body">The release of the Windows 10 Creators Update also means there are new options available to developers as they look to upgrade their UWP apps for the latest feature update for Windows 10.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-resources-and-information-catchup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-resources-and-information-catchup#comments Windows Development Creators Update Developer developer tools Microsoft Resources tools Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:06:00 +0000 19371 at http://devproconnections.com Windows 10 Creators Update Developer Tools Released http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-tools-released <div class="node-body article-body">Along with the release of the third major feature update for Windows 10, Microsoft has also released the final versions of their developer tools based on the Windows 10 Creators Update.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-tools-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-developer-tools-released#comments Windows Development Creators Update SDK Software Development Kit Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Thu, 06 Apr 2017 13:47:00 +0000 19351 at http://devproconnections.com New Features in the Desktop Bridge for Windows 10 Creators Update http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/new-features-desktop-bridge-windows-10-creators-update <div class="node-body article-body">With the Windows 10 Creators Update about to make its public debut, the Windows Developer Team is providing a summary of the new features that are available in the Desktop Bridge for the third major feature update of Windows 10.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/new-features-desktop-bridge-windows-10-creators-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/new-features-desktop-bridge-windows-10-creators-update#comments Windows Development Bridge Creators Update desktop Desktop Bridge Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:21:00 +0000 19341 at http://devproconnections.com Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15063 SDK and Mobile Emulator Now Available for Download http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-build-15063-sdk-and-mobile-emulator-now-available-dow <div class="node-body article-body">As the release of the third major feature update for Windows 10 approaches, developers can now get the near final build for continuing their app development and testing.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-build-15063-sdk-and-mobile-emulator-now-available-dow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-build-15063-sdk-and-mobile-emulator-now-available-dow#comments Windows Development Build 15063 Creators Update downloads emulator Mobile SDK Software Development Kit Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:26:00 +0000 19331 at http://devproconnections.com Conversational DevOps http://devproconnections.com/resources/conversational-devops <div class="node-body article-body">Since DevOps is a management approach more than anything else, there’s no reason it has to be limited to the world of software applications. The approach can be just as easily used, and can be just as beneficial, to manage IT infrastructure components – provided those components are being provisioned and managed in a code-like fashion.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/resources/conversational-devops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Resources Thu, 30 Mar 2017 04:15:00 +0000 18831 at http://devproconnections.com Experience: Using the UWP Community Toolkit to Create Apps http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/experience-using-uwp-community-toolkit-create-apps <div class="node-body article-body">Hearing from other developers on how they used a specific development tool can help us map out our own app ideas and implementations.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/experience-using-uwp-community-toolkit-create-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/experience-using-uwp-community-toolkit-create-apps#comments Windows Development developers Mobile Universal Windows Platform UWP UWP Community Toolkit Windows Windows 10 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:11:00 +0000 19321 at http://devproconnections.com Free Monthly Amazon Web Services Credits for Developers Working on Alexa Skills http://devproconnections.com/cloud/free-monthly-amazon-web-services-credits-developers-working-alexa-skills <div class="node-body article-body">By offering developers free credits on their cloud based services, Amazon is duplicating an offering that Microsoft provides with Azure that shows developers the capabilities within the companies cloud infrastructure.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/cloud/free-monthly-amazon-web-services-credits-developers-working-alexa-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/cloud/free-monthly-amazon-web-services-credits-developers-working-alexa-skills#comments Cloud Alexa Amazon Web Services AWS credits Developer developers development Skills Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:07:00 +0000 19311 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft wants you to enhance your dev skills and have some fun at the same time http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-wants-you-enhance-your-dev-skills-and-have-some-fun-same-time <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is inviting developers to participate in a new one day skills training sessions with a twist.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-wants-you-enhance-your-dev-skills-and-have-some-fun-same-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-wants-you-enhance-your-dev-skills-and-have-some-fun-same-time#comments Windows Development Developer development Mars Microsoft Resources tools training Windows Windows Developer Windows development Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:49:00 +0000 19301 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Developer Resources Catch Up - 16 March 2017 http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-developer-resources-catch-16-march-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Here is a summary of several developer related resources that have surfaced over the last few weeks from Microsoft.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-developer-resources-catch-16-march-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-developer-resources-catch-16-march-2017#comments Windows Development Azure Desktop Bridge Developer development Inking Microsoft Azure Office 365 Resources SDK Software Development Kit tools Windows Windows 10 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:48:00 +0000 19291 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft's Playable Ads Will Let Users Experience Your App First Hand http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsofts-playable-ads-will-let-users-experience-your-app-first-hand <div class="node-body article-body">Playable Ads will allow Universal Windows Platform app developers to give potential customers the full experience of running an app to decide if they might want to purchase the app offering.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsofts-playable-ads-will-let-users-experience-your-app-first-hand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsofts-playable-ads-will-let-users-experience-your-app-first-hand#comments Windows Development advertiesement advertisements Apps Developer developers games Playable Ads Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows Windows 10 Windows developers Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:33:00 +0000 19281 at http://devproconnections.com Via Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 Launch Videos Now Available for On Demand Viewing http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-2017-launch-videos-now-available-demand-viewing <div class="node-body article-body">You can now catch up with all the Visual Studio 2017 launch related videos from the two day live stream from earlier this week that marked the release of the software on its 20th birthday.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-2017-launch-videos-now-available-demand-viewing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-2017-launch-videos-now-available-demand-viewing#comments Visual Studio launch. launch event on demand on-demand Visual Studio Visual Studio 2017 VS VS 2017 VS2017 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:05:00 +0000 19271 at http://devproconnections.com Visual Studio 2017 Reaches General Availability and is Ready for Download http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-2017-reaches-general-availability-and-ready-download <div class="node-body article-body">Today is the 20th birthday for Microsoft's Visual Studio and the celebration is kicking off with the release of the latest version of the software development and a two day streaming event.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-2017-reaches-general-availability-and-ready-download" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-2017-reaches-general-availability-and-ready-download#comments Visual Studio #VS2017 Developer developers Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 VS 2017 Windows Xamarin Xamarin University Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:47:00 +0000 19261 at http://devproconnections.com Developers - Microsoft Wants More Desktop Programs in the Windows Store as Universal Windows Platform Apps http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/developers-microsoft-wants-more-desktop-programs-windows-store-universal-windows <div class="node-body article-body">The tools are known by a couple of names but the bottom lines is that recent changes in the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update release is asking developers to move their desktop programs to the Windows Store as UWP apps.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/developers-microsoft-wants-more-desktop-programs-windows-store-universal-windows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/developers-microsoft-wants-more-desktop-programs-windows-store-universal-windows#comments Windows Development Desktop App Converter Desktop Bridge Project Centennial Windows 10 Windows Store Thu, 02 Mar 2017 15:05:00 +0000 19251 at http://devproconnections.com Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15042 SDK Released http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-build-15042-sdk-released <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released the latest Software Development Kit build for the upcoming Creators Update so that developers can continue updating their apps for the next major feature release for Windows 10.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-build-15042-sdk-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/windows-10-creators-update-build-15042-sdk-released#comments Windows Development Build 15042 Developer development SDK Software Development Kit Windows Windows 10 Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:18:00 +0000 19241 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Developer Documentation Moves to Microsoft Docs Portal http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-developer-documentation-moves-microsoft-docs-portal <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has moved all of their Windows Developer documentation to the companies new Docs service. This one stop shop will give you access to everything you need as you develop within the Microsoft stack.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-developer-documentation-moves-microsoft-docs-portal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-developer-documentation-moves-microsoft-docs-portal#comments Windows Development dev developers devs documentation Microsoft Microsoft Docs Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:09:00 +0000 19221 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft UWP Toolkit Version 1.3 Released http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-uwp-toolkit-version-13-released <div class="node-body gallery-body">Microsoft's UWP Community Toolkit is a community supported collection of helper functions, custom controls, and app services for UWP apps on Windows 10 which can be used on PC, Xbox One, Mobile, HoloLens, and Surface devices.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-uwp-toolkit-version-13-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-uwp-toolkit-version-13-released#comments Windows Development Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:52:00 +0000 19211 at http://devproconnections.com