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Create a Universal Windows Platform App – UWP

In this short course you will learn the basics of coding in C# using the Dot Net (.Net) framework for Universal Windows Platform (UWP). This course is perfec...
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Platform: Skillshare
Video: 55m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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Description

In this short course you will learn the basics of coding in C# using the Dot Net (.Net) framework for Universal Windows Platform (UWP). This course is perfect for you if you are a beginner to coding.

You will be learning from myself, a professional developer with many apps to his name, including one of Europes most popular music streaming services!

Even if you know very little about UWP code then this is the perfect course to get you started. You will learn:

  • How to code your first UWP C# app
  • The design canvas and XAML
  • The principles of good architecture
  • Buttons and events
  • Async await for long running tasks
  • Windows speech synthesis
  • And a whole lot more!

By the end you’ll have enough knowledge to begin coding your own little applications!

If you’d like to compare your effort to my code then please download the “Source Code.zip” attached to this class.

You will learn

Create a UWP app that translates text to speech. This could be extended as a disability aid for people who struggle to communicate!

The class project is the following set of tasks:

  1. Create a basic UWP app
  2. Create a text entry box on the UI
  3. Create a “Translate” button on the UI
  4. Respond to the button click
  5. Translate the text to speech

If you’re feeling adventurous then you can take on the advanced version:

  1. Allow the end user to add more text to the original input (eg, they are transcribing a book)
  2. Output the audio to a media file (mp4 for example). This is a HARD task!

Once complete, take a screenshot and post it in the projects area!

Requirements

There is no prerequisite, anyone can begin this course.. This course is also great for beginners without any UWP knowledge.

This course is for

This course is suitable for beginners.

How much does the Create a Universal Windows Platform App - UWP course cost? Is it worth it?

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Does the Create a Universal Windows Platform App - UWP course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

There is no money-back guarantee with Skillshare, but you can start with a free one-week trial to learn without risk. With the subscription, you can download classes to your tablet or phone using the Skillshare app.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

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Who is the instructor? Is Grant Klimaytys a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Grant Klimaytys has created 41 courses that got 10,539 reviews which are generally positive. Grant Klimaytys has taught 141,708 students and received a 4.1 average review out of 10,539 reviews. Depending on the information available, Grant Klimaytys is a TRUSTED instructor.
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9.6

CourseMarks Score®

9.3

Freshness

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Feedback

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Content

Platform: Skillshare
Video: 55m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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