Windows Store apps are designed to run on various devices such as desktops, tablets, and smart phones, and are available on the Windows Store. Unlike traditional desktop apps, Windows Store apps are full-screen, with a borderless window, and free from distractions.
Instant Windows 8 C++ Application Development How-to is a practical guide which includes a series of examples, guidelines, step-by-step instructions, and techniques for C++ developers. You will discover how to build Windows Store apps using C++, all the way from creation to publication. You will discover how to take full advantage of the new style Windows 8 Store app development experience, quickly and painlessly.
This book will enable you to build C++ applications that can be submitted to the Windows 8 Store. You will learn how to build Windows Store style UI and features that define the core Windows Store experience, writeWinRT components, and packand deployyour app to the Windows Store.
Filled with practical, step-by-step instructions and clear explanations for the most important and useful tasks. Full of easy-to-follow examples and step by step solutions, you'll learn how to build and deploy applications to the Windows Store in a short and focused Packt Instant.
Who this book is for
This book is for C++ developers who want to develop their skills so that they can create Windows Store apps for Windows 8.