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485: Advanced Windows Store App Development using C#

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Microsoft Certification PREP Talk: Exam 485

In this episode of Prep tips from certification experts, James Seymour, Certification Planner, and Jerry Nixon, Developer Evangelist, discuss the relevancy of the skills being measured on Exam 485.

2 Discover and Interact with Devices

3 Program User Interaction

3.1 Implement printing by using contracts and charms

3.2 Implement Play To by using contracts and charms

3.3 Notify users by using Windows Push Notification Service (WNS)

4 Enhance the User Interface

4.2 Create animations and transitions

4.4 Design Windows Store apps for globalization and localization


5 Manage Data and Security

5.1 Design and implement data caching

5.2 Save and retrieve files from the file system

5.3 Secure app data


6 Prepare for a Solution Deployment

6.1 Design and implement trial functionality in an app

6.2 Design for error handling

6.3 Design and implement a test strategy

6.4 Design a diagnostics and monitoring strategy

6.5 Evaluate and configure for Windows store deployment