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Create a new widget application using the template

If you don't want to follow all the steps in Create a new widget application from scractch you can use the template available to start building your widget apps for Windows Phone 7.

Download template: Widget Library

Important: to get the application running, do the following steps.
  1. With a project selected in Solution Explorer, on the Project menu, click Properties.
  1. Click the Application tab.
  1. Select a Startup object from the Startup object or Startup form drop-down list.

Last edited Apr 30, 2011 at 3:58 PM by onir, version 3


onir Jun 28, 2011 at 4:25 PM 
No, we need to try with this beta tools. Thank you for the info!

PeteTheGeek Jun 2, 2011 at 9:30 AM 
Doesn't seem to work, either from the template or from scratch using the latest Windows 7 beta tools but with the project type set to version 7.
Application starts up and closes imediately with no error. Have you tried this with the beta tools yet?