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Windows Phone 7.5 Data Cookbook by Ramesh Thalli

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Building a simple app

In this final recipe of this chapter, let's make use of all the knowledge we gained and apply it to one simple MyTasks App.

Getting ready

Right-click on the solution folder from the preceding recipe and navigate to Open | New Project. Select the Windows Phone 7 application project template. Name the project Recipe5_MyTasks.

How to do it...

Let's first build the UI for this app. This app will have two pages; the first page is the main.xaml file and the second one is the add task.xaml file.

  1. Add an application bar at the bottom to provide navigation to the two pages that we are going to build in this app. The application bar is added, as shown in the following code snippet:
    <!--Sample code showing usage of ApplicationBar--> <phone:PhoneApplicationPage.ApplicationBar> ...

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