Microsoft Windows Store App Essentials with HTML5: PLM and Contracts

Individuals with previous knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3 who are seeking to use those skills in the context of developing apps for the Windows Store platform; Individuals preparing for Exam 70-481: Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps.


Expected Duration
90 minutes

Planning and implementing a lifecycle management strategy is crucial to ensure proper performance across multiple devices of any Windows Store apps you develop. Equally important is knowing how to use contracts to implement key functionality such as search and sharing. This course, which focuses on the development of apps using HTML5 and JavaScript within Visual Studio 2013, discusses lifecycle management strategies and also discusses how to implement contracts and manage settings. The course is a part of the preparation materials intended to prepare an individual for Exam 70-481: Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps Using HTML5 and JavaScript. This exam is a requirement for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Windows Store Apps certification.


Windows Store App Lifecycle Management

  • describe the Windows Store app lifecycle
  • handle WinJS.Application PLM events
  • describe state management and roaming storage in Windows Store apps
  • define a state management strategy for Windows Store apps

Contracts and Settings in Windows Store Apps

  • identify the tasks to implement the Search contract in an app
  • identify the steps required to implement the Share contract
  • handle the onsettings event
  • create a Windows Store app that supports sharing and that includes a custom Settings command to provide help for the app





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