Securing Windows Phone applications using ACS 2.0

In this recipe, we will see how to secure the Windows Phone applications with ACS. We will use the Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone.

Getting ready

If you don't have the toolkit installed, you can install it from You will need the Windows Phone SDK installed prior to installing the toolkit. The SDK can be downloaded from

How to do it...

To create an ACS-integrated Windows Phone application, perform the following steps:

  1. Create a new project from the new template installed under the Cloud project type:
  2. Select Windows Azure Storage on the next screen and click on Next.
  3. Provide your storage account ...

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