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Guide: Programming Windows Phone 7

Programming Windows Phone 7 is a preview about a  book-to-come, which may interest developers who may be wanting to program apps for the Windows Phone 7 Series.

UPDATE 29th Oct 2010: The e-book has now been released and you can download its PDF copy here.

A draft preview of this book by MVP Charles Petzold is now available for download.  This download consists of 6 chapter, divided in  3 parts, and will give you an idea of what to expect!

The following six chapters have been categorized under 3 parts viz Getting Started, Silverlight & XNA:

Chapter 1:   Phone Hardware + Your Software
Chapter 2:   Hello, Windows Phone
Chapter 3:   Code and XAML
Chapter 4:   Presentation and Layout
Chapter 5:   Principles of Movement
Chapter 6:   Textures and Sprites

Download eBook:  XPS format | PDF format. Download: Code samples for this draft preview.

UPDATE 4th Aug 2010: More chapters are available here.

Our tutorials series for  building & deploying applications Windows Phone 7 applications may also interest you!