This chapter explains the Windows Phone 8 application lifecycle, why the lifecycle is critical, and what you need to do in your applications to work in concert with the lifecycle, including:
- An overview of the application lifecycle, why the lifecycle is structured as it is, key terminology, and the basic flow of events and states in the lifecycle.
- When and where to save and restore your application’s state.
- When and where to save and restore your page’s state.
- How to use temporary and permanent storage mechanisms.
Understanding the Application Lifecycle
The application’s lifecycle is the set of states that the ...