Advanced Windows Store App Development Using HTML5 and JavaScript vA

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M20482

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Module 1: Windows Store App Essentials (2 topics)

  • Review of Windows Store App Essentials - Presentation
  • Review of Windows Store App Essentials and the Windows 8 Ecosystem

Module 2: Implementing Animations and Transitions (2 topics)

  • Using Animation
  • Working with Transitions and Transformations

Module 3: Implementing Globalization and Localization (2 topics)

  • Working with Resource Files
  • Implementing Culture-Specific Formatting

Module 4: Branding and a Seamless User Interface (2 topics)

  • Customizing the Splash Screen
  • Branding the User Interface

Module 5: Advanced Data Scenarios in a Windows Store App (3 topics)

  • Windows Store App Storage Options
  • Implementing Data Caching
  • Advanced File Functionality

Module 6: Creating Reusable Controls and Components (3 topics)

  • Creating Custom Controls
  • Extending Existing Controls
  • Consuming WinMD Components

Module 7: Implementing Advanced Contract Scenarios (2 topics)

  • The Print Contract
  • The Play To Contract

Module 8: The Windows Push Notification Service (WNS) (2 topics)

  • The Push Notification Service (WNS)
  • Communicating with the Push Notification Service (WNS)

Module 9: Capturing Media (2 topics)

  • Using CameraCaptureUI to Capture Pictures, Videos or Audio
  • Using MediaCapture to Capture Pictures, Video, or Audio

Module 10: Background Tasks (2 topics)

  • Creating Background Tasks
  • Consuming Background Tasks in a Windows Store App

Module 11: Working with Sensors and Devices (2 topics)

  • Working with Sensors
  • Working with Devices

Module 12: Generating Revenue with your App (3 topics)

  • Implementing Trial Functionality in a Windows Store App
  • Implement In-App Purchases
  • Advertising in a Windows Store App

Module 13: Securing Windows Store App Data (3 topics)

  • Managing Windows Authentication
  • Managing Web Authentication
  • Encryption in Windows Store Apps

Module 14: Tracing and Profiling Windows Store Apps (2 topics)

  • Tracing a Windows Store App
  • Profiling a Windows Store App


  • 6 to 12 months experience programming in HTML5.
  • 3 to 6 months experience using Visual Studio 2013 (including experience in using preview builds).
  • Minimum one month of experience working on Windows Store apps.
  • This course is intended for professional developers who have 1 or more years of experience creating applications for a production environment.

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