Beginning LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013 – Address Book HTML Sample

I just uploaded the completed sample that you build step-by-step in the Beginning LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013 Article Series. If you’re completely new to LightSwitch or HTML5/JavaScript development, then this series is for you. It walks you through everything you need to know to get started quickly building professional quality business apps for mobile… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch in VS 2013 Part 6: More Control! Customizing the app with JavaScript & CSS

NOTE: This is the Visual Studio 2013 update of the popular Beginning LightSwitch article series. For previous versions see: Visual Studio 2012: Part 6: Go beyond the box. Customizing LightSwitch Apps with Extensions Visual Studio 2010: Part 6: I Feel Pretty! Customizing the "Look and Feel" with Themes Welcome to Part 6 of the Beginning… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch in VS 2013 Part 5: May I? Controlling Access with User Permissions

NOTE: This is the Visual Studio 2013 update of the popular Beginning LightSwitch article series. For previous versions see: Visual Studio 2012: Part 5: May I? Controlling Access with User Permissions Visual Studio 2010: Part 5: May I? Controlling Access with User Permissions Welcome to Part 5 of the Beginning LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch in VS 2013 Part 4: Too much information! Sorting and Filtering Data with Queries

NOTE: This is the Visual Studio 2013 update of the popular Beginning LightSwitch article series. For previous versions see: Visual Studio 2012: Part 4: Too much information! Sorting and Filtering Data with Queries Visual Studio 2010: Part 4: Too much information! Sorting and Filtering Data with Queries Welcome to Part 3 of the Beginning LightSwitch… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch in VS 2013 Part 3: Screen Templates, Which One Do I Choose?

NOTE: This is the Visual Studio 2013 update of the popular Beginning LightSwitch article series. For previous versions see: Visual Studio 2012: Part 3: Screen Templates, Which One Do I Choose? Visual Studio 2010: Part 3: Screen Templates, Which One Do I Choose? Welcome to Part 3 of the Beginning LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch in VS 2013 Part 2: Feel the Love – Defining Data Relationships

NOTE: This is the Visual Studio 2013 update of the popular Beginning LightSwitch article series. For previous versions see: Visual Studio 2012: Part 2: Feel the Love – Defining Data Relationships Visual Studio 2010: Part 2: Feel the Love – Defining Data Relationships Welcome to Part 2 of the Beginning LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch in VS 2013 Part 1: What’s in a Table? Describing Your Data

NOTE: This is the Visual Studio 2013 update of the popular Beginning LightSwitch article series. For previous versions see: Visual Studio 2012: Part 1: What’s in a Table? Describing Your Data Visual Studio 2010: Part 1: What’s in a Table? Describing your Data Welcome to Part 1 of the Beginning LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2013… Read more

Beginning LightSwitch: Getting Started

UPDATE 10/17/2013: This post was updated to include the latest LightSwitch version in Visual Studio 2013 and HTML Client. UPDATE 8/12/2012: This post was updated to include LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2012. There’s a ton of information out there on building LightSwitch applications, especially on the LightSwitch section of the Visual Studio Developer Center but… Read more