Live Tiles

Windows* Store App Notifications with Live Tiles and Badges

By Miao Wei and Nathan Totura

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Windows* Store App Notifications with Live Tiles and Badges [PDF 345KB]

Abstract


This article discusses how to add live tiles and badges to your Windows Store apps. Live tiles are used to present rich content from your apps even when they are not the active application. Badges similarly give your app yet another way to convey data to the user by allowing status overlaid on the live tile.

  • Microsoft Windows* 8.x
  • ultrabook
  • applications
  • Notebooks
  • convertibles
  • Live Tiles
  • 教育
  • Microsoft Windows* 8 风格用户界面
  • Windows* Store App Features and Differentiators

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    Windows* Store App Features and Differentiators [PDF 740KB]

    Abstract

    This article highlights the key features of Microsoft Windows* 8 operating system. It provides a summary of the differentiating features of Windows Store apps running on Intel® Core™ and Intel® Atom™ processors. One objective of this article is to serve as an introductory reference for application developers new to Windows 8.

  • 开发人员
  • Microsoft Windows* 8.x
  • Windows*
  • Live Tiles
  • Charms
  • Lock Screen
  • Windows* Store Apps
  • ultrabook convertibles
  • Visual Studio 2012
  • Snapped and Fill Views
  • Semantic Zoom
  • 教育
  • 游戏开发
  • 英特尔® 凌动™ 处理器
  • 英特尔® 酷睿™ 处理器
  • Microsoft Windows* 8 风格用户界面
  • 触摸界面
  • 用户体验与设计
  • 订阅 Live Tiles