Integrating With Windows 8 Share Charm – Long Running Shares – Multiple data providers

In the previous blog post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/going_metro/archive/2012/05/12/integrating-with-windows-8-share-charm-long-running-shares.aspx we have seen how to handle long running shares. I wanted to share one more thing that I have observed. In the previous example, we have used the “SetDataProvider” method to specify the callback method which provides the Bitmap data . What if I have set other type of data like…


Integrating With Windows 8 Share Charm – Long Running Shares.

In the previous posts, I have explained about the Sharing and Receiving data. 1. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/going_metro/archive/2012/05/02/integrating-with-windows-8-share-charm-part-1-sharing-data.aspx2. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/going_metro/archive/2012/05/03/integrating-with-windows-8-share-charm-part-1-receiving-data.aspx In this post, I will discuss the concept of Long Running Shares, using a sample App called “Bing Images” . The Bing Images app can be used to search for images. In the previous posts I wrote code to share…


Integrating With Windows 8 Share Charm – Part 2: Receiving Data

                                   Windows 8 Share Charm – Receiving Data  In the previous blog post Integrating with Windows 8 Share Charm – Sharing Data  I have discussed how to Share data from an App. In this blog post I will discuss on how to create the target app capable of receiving the shared data. I already created a simple…

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Integrating With Windows 8 Share Charm – Part 1: Sharing Data

                                                                                                           Windows 8 Share Charm – Sharing Data This blog post describes the process of implementing sharing in Windows 8. Windows 8 share charms lets the users share content from within the app with other people or apps, and receive shared content. Below is a snapshot of the Images App that I will be using to demonstrate….

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