Visual Studio 2013 is here and it is chock full of great new features, especially for Windows Store developers like you. This course provides exactly what you need to get started, whether you're coming from older versions of Visual Studio or another IDE. To begin, author Michael Lehman shows you around the toolbars, menus, and components in Visual Studio, so you can invoke commands and navigate your code fast. He then goes through the basics of developing apps for the Windows Store in Visual Studio 2013: choosing a template, creating and managing libraries, and even connecting to Windows Azure. Last, Michael shows you how to debug and deploy your app, and connect and upload directly to the Windows Store.
What's new in Visual Studio 2013?
Exploring the editor
Invoking the compiler
Using the debugger
Creating apps for Windows Store
Debugging a Windows Store app using a simulator
Creating an account and connecting to the Windows Store
Packaging the app