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Learning MonoTouch: A Hands-On Guide to Building iOS Applications with C# and .NET by Michael Bluestein

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1. Hello MonoTouch

This chapter introduces you to MonoTouch development. We will walk through all the steps needed to get your development environment set up. After that, we’ll create your first MonoTouch application and introduce the MonoDevelop IDE and debugger. We’ll also get your device set up for developer deployment.

Setting Up Your Environment

Various things are needed a priori to developing with MonoTouch. Let’s first go through everything you need from Apple and then move on to the necessary MonoTouch bits.

Installing the iOS SDK and Apple Developer Tools

Welcome to the world of iOS development using .NET. I’m sure you’re excited to get started coding right away, but first you’ll need to get your environment set up on that shiny Mac ...

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