Passing Windows Phone Certification – The Back Button

יום רביעי, מאי 23, 2012

Tip #2: How not to break Windows Phone certification rule No. 5.2.4 – Use of Back Button. So this is a rather common one, mostly because developers don’t take the hardware keys into consideration when developing an application, or on the contrast use them incorrectly.  Basically what it means is: Make sure the Back Button does what it’s supposed to do: Navigate Back. No matter what your application does, no matter...

Passing Windows Phone Certification – Correctly Working with Media

יום רביעי, מרץ 28, 2012

Tip #1: How not to break Windows Phone certification rule No. 6.5 – Correctly working with the Media Player. Oh this is a fun one… The first certification rejection I ever got was because of this one. It's a very simple rule, but not knowing of it's existence or how to abide it in code can make things tricky when you try to fix it later. ...

Passing Windows Phone Certification and Staying Alive

יום שני, אוקטובר 31, 2011

AKA: What are Windows Phone 7 certification rules and how not to break them   It's just so heart breaking. You've worked tirelessly on your new app, to you it's perfect, more than perfect, it’s the consummation of all your goals in life! But alas a few days after you've uploaded it to the App Hub, you find an update in your notifications panel.. You didn't pass...