Thursday, September 27, 2012
Continuing my series based on the presentations I’m giving on Europe, today I return to Tiles to look at creating Secondary tiles.
A secondary tile can be created by the user and pinned to the start menu to provide deep access into your program. A classic example of a secondary tile would be to pin a tile for your home town in a weather application, or a specific stock in a portfolio program.
I’ve stripped down the Microsoft SDK sample to its essentials to make it a bit easier to see how to create a secondary tile.
To begin, create a new application,...