Building Apps Using XAML, UWP, and .NET Core [Video]

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  • Understand WPF architecture and XAML tools
  • Building your first WPF application
  • Building your first UWP application
  • Building your first .NET Core application

Visual Studio 2017 is the all-new IDE released by Microsoft for developers, targeting Microsoft and other platforms to build stunning Windows and web apps. Learning how to effectively use this technology can enhance your productivity while simplifying your most common tasks, allowing you more time to focus on your project.

In this video, you will be building applications using XAML tools. Here you will learn the WPF architecture, XAML syntax, various layouts, data bindings, converters, and triggers, and guide you through building professional applications from scratch.

Next, you will be building apps using UWP apps. Here you will go through learning the generic design principles of UWP apps, followed by designing and styling applications. Later you will see apps published to the Windows Store.

Finally, you will be building apps using .NET core. Here you would be covering in-depth knowledge of Framework Dependent Deployments and Self- Contained Deployments.

Style and Approach

This comprehensive guide covers the advanced and latest features of Visual Studio 2017 and communicates them through a practical approach to explore the underlying concepts of how, when, and why to use it.

  • Layouts in WPF
  • Using triggers in WPF
  • Designing UWP applications
  • Building your own XAML control
  • Creating .NET Core applications using Visual Studio
Course Length 2 hours 23 minutes
ISBN 9781788833066
Date Of Publication 29 Nov 2017


Kunal Chowdhury

Kunal Chowdhury is an author, a passionate blogger, and a software engineer by profession. He was a Microsoft MVP from 2010 to 2018. Over the years, he has acquired profound knowledge of various Microsoft products and services, and has helped developers and consumers throughout the world. As a tech buff, Kunal has in-depth knowledge of C#, XAML, .NET, WPF, Visual Studio, Windows 10, and Azure. He has written many articles on his technical blog for developers and consumers. You can contact him on Twitter (kunal2383) and become one of his fans. He has also authored the books Mastering Visual Studio 2017 and Windows Presentation Foundation Development Cookbook, both available from Packt Publishing.