How to solve “Not enough memory” error and Windows Phone 8 Emulator does not start in Windows 8.1

If you are a Windows Phone developer and have upgraded your system from windows 8 to windows 8.1 then you might have faced “Not enough memory” error problem. If you are facing same problem then stop worrying, Microsoft exposed the symptom, reasons and solution of “Not enough memory” error message and Windows Phone 8 Emulator does not start in Windows 8.1 Here is the link – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2911380

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How to Save Image in Local Photos album of Windows Phone ?

Sometimes you may want to develop a windows phone app which containing many images to view like WallPaper app for Windows Phone LockScreen, Celebrity album, etc . It is quite easy to display images by using Image Control and passing source path to respective Image Control, but is it enough to just give functionality to see images only ? User always like to keep good images in their phone. so, In that condition user should have an app that can provide facility of save images also. This blog simply shows how you can write code that would allow user to Read More …

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How to Solve issues of Internet not working with Windows Phone 8 emulator.

If you are facing issues while connecting Internet with Windows Phone 8 emulator during deployment process and getting error message like “Windows Phone emulator was not able to connect to Windows Phone operating system. Phone didn’t respond to connect request” or on opening IE(Internet Explorer) of Windows Phone emulator, getting message “We can’t connect to search right now. Make sure airplane mode is turned off, or check your cellular data or Wi-Fi connection” even you system is connected with Internet connection. However when you deploy same Windows Phone application of Windows Phone device(developer unlocked), it works fine without any issues. Read More …

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How to format texts of TextBlock using xaml in Windows Phone

Sometime you may want to write formatted text in your app to give more pleasant for eye of users or to get more attention from user, sometime you may also want to display text where first few part should be bold, colorful with big font size and rest part is normal. As for example : Hello World ! I am learning how to format texts  Here, we can see a sentence is mixed with different format of texts. Some part is in Bold and Colorful, some part is normal and some part is bold with underline as shown in below Read More …

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How to pass values between pages in Windows Phone 8 using PhoneApplicationService

It is obvious that if your application redirect(navigate) from one page to another page, you will frequently want to pass values between these pages. Lets consider a example where a user need to pass value of textbox from one page to another page, like when a user enter something in textbox of page2 and would like to see same entered(from page2) value in textbox of page1. We can pass information between pages in various ways but here in this article we are going to use PhoneApplicationService to pass values between pages in Windows Phone 8. Using PhoneApplicationService to accomplish task Read More …

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