Videos

Android – Add Push Notifications to your Apps with Windows Azure Mobile Services

Android – Add Push Notifications to your Apps with Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services provides an easy to use API for sending notifications to your Android apps.  In this video Chris Risner demonstrates step by step how you can add Push Notifications to send alerts, toasts and sound notifications to your app.  The demo includes:  Provisioning a Mobile Service  Registering your Android app for push notifications with Google Cloud Messaging […]
Android – Getting Started With Data – Connecting your app to Windows Azure Mobile Services

Android – Getting Started With Data – Connecting your app to Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables you to store data from your Android apps in the cloud within minutes.  In this video Chris Risner demonstrates how you can get started with structured storage within Mobile Services.  The demo includes taking a disconnected Android app, creating a Mobile Service, and wiring up the app to insert, update, and […]
Windows Phone – Authenticate and Authorize users with Server Scripts in Windows Azure Mobile Services

Windows Phone – Authenticate and Authorize users with Server Scripts in Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables authentication scenarios with popular social identity providers such as Microsoft Account, Twitter, Facebook and Google.  In this video Nick Harris demonstrates how you can: Authenticate users of your Windows Phone apps using a Twitter Account Restrict access to insert/update/read and delete permissions on the tables within your Mobile service to authenticated users.  […]
Windows Phone – Getting Started with Authentication in Windows Azure Mobile Services

Windows Phone – Getting Started with Authentication in Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables authentication scenarios with popular social identity providers such as Microsoft Account, Twitter, Facebook and Google.  In this video Nick Harris demonstrates how you can authenticate users of your Windows Phone apps using a Twitter account and then how you can restrict access to insert/update/read and delete permissions on the tables within […]
Windows Phone – Validate and Modify Data with Server Scripts in Windows Azure Mobile Services

Windows Phone – Validate and Modify Data with Server Scripts in Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables developers to add server scripts to execute custom business logic that will execute during Insert/Update/Read/Delete operations.  In this video Nick Harris demonstrates how you can use server script to both validate and modify your data using server scripts. Get started with 10 Mobile Services for FREE and try this scenario using the […]
Windows Phone app – Getting Started with Data – Connecting your app to Windows Azure Mobile Services

Windows Phone app – Getting Started with Data – Connecting your app to Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables you to store data from your Windows Phone apps in the cloud within minutes.  In this video Nick Harris demonstrates how you can get started with structured storage within Mobile Services.  The demo includes taking a disconnected Windows Phone app, provisioning a Mobile Service and wiring up the app to insert, update and […]
Testing an Application Package for the Web Application Gallery – Part 1

Testing an Application Package for the Web Application Gallery – Part 1

4 years ago
This tutorial shows up how to test your application package on Web Platform Installer before submitting to the Web Application Gallery. If you’re a developer who has an application that would be a good addition to the application gallery, this video can help you understand the process of preparing your application for submission. For more […]
Testing Application Packages for the Web Application Gallery – Part 2

Testing Application Packages for the Web Application Gallery – Part 2

4 years ago
This tutorial shows up how to test your application package on Web Matrix before submitting to the Web Application Gallery. If you have an application you’d like to include in either the online Web Application gallery or to ready it for inclusion into the WebMatrix gallery, this video can help you get started. You can […]
Windows Azure Active Directory – Common Sign-up, sign-in and usage questions

Windows Azure Active Directory – Common Sign-up, sign-in and usage questions

4 years ago
This post answers some of the common questions asked in the forums about Azure Active Directory sign-up, sign-in and migration:– How do I create a new Windows Azure Active Directory?– How can I create a Windows Azure Active Directory if I am an existing Azure customer?– How do I use my existing Windows Azure Active Directory Identity […]
Programming Windows Azure Active Directory

Programming Windows Azure Active Directory

4 years ago
Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) now gives you Single-Sign-On to your apps, an API that allows you to both read and write data to the directory and you can even perform differential queries where only the changes since your last query are returned. This video explains the concepts in cartoon-format and then shows a quick […]
Windows Phone – Getting Started With Windows Azure Mobile Services

Windows Phone – Getting Started With Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
In this video Nick Harris demonstrates how you can create your first Windows Phone application using Windows Azure Mobile Services.  The demo includes creating your first Mobile Service, downloading the quick start Windows Phone app, running the app then exploring how the application uses the Mobile Services Client SDK to insert, update and query its data to/from the […]
Dropbox Deployment to Windows Azure Web Sites

Dropbox Deployment to Windows Azure Web Sites

4 years ago
Windows Azure Web Sites provides a multitude of deployment options – FTP and Web Deploy publishing, as well as integrated publishing using GitHub.com, CodePlex.com, and BitBucket. The latest addition to the publishing options make web site deployment as easy as copying files into a local DropBox folder on your development workstation. This video walks through […]