New “How Do I…?” Videos and other Resources for Building Cloud Business Apps (Beth Massi)

We released the Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2013 – March 2014 Update on Monday which contains a ton of new features for Office 365 Cloud Business Apps and LightSwitch projects as well as apps for Office & SharePoint in Visual Studio 2013. If you haven’t done so already, please install this free update!… Read more

New LightSwitch VS 2012 “How Do I?” Videos Released! (Beth Massi)

Check it out! We just released a couple new videos on the LightSwitch Developer Center’s “How Do I?” video section. These videos continue the Visual Studio 2012 series where we walk through the new features available in LightSwitch in VS 2012. How Do I: Perform Automatic Row-Level Filtering of Data? In this video, see how… Read more

//BUILD Session: Building Connected Business Applications with Visual Studio LightSwitch

Friday, John Stallo, Lead Program Manager of the LightSwitch team, did a session at //BUILD that is now available online. We’re very excited about the LightSwitch HTML Client and the direction we’re taking the product. Check out John’s presentation to learn more. Watch: Building Connected Business Applications with Visual Studio LightSwitch With the recent addition… Read more

Visual Studio 2012 Launch: Building Business Apps with LightSwitch (Joe Binder)

As you probably heard, yesterday was the online launch event for the release of Visual Studio 2012! If you missed the live keynotes you can watch them on demand on the Visual Studio 2012 Launch site. There are also a ton of recordings available on the major new features in Visual Studio 2012, just head… Read more

TechEd Session: Building Business Applications with Visual Studio LightSwitch (Jay Schmelzer)

In this session Jay Schmelzer walks through some of the new LightSwitch features in Visual Studio 2012 RC and some of the more advanced capabilities you can do with LightSwitch today. Jay throws away his slides and does all demos in one so check it out. Watch: Building Business Applications with Visual Studio LightSwitch  … Read more

TechEd Session: What’s New in Visual Studio LightSwitch (Jay Schmelzer)

With the addition of HTML support that was recently announced, LightSwitch is the easiest way to create modern line of business applications for the enterprise. In this TechEd session Jay takes us on a tour of the new HTML client development experience. Jay explains how you can create multiple companion client applications that can target… Read more

Early Look at the Visual Studio LightSwitch HTML Client (Joe Binder, Beth Massi)

Check it out, we just posted a video on Channel 9. In this interview, Joe Binder (Program Manager on the LightSwitch Team) gives us an early preview of where the team is headed with supporting HTML clients. He walks through the design experience as well as showing us how easy it is to customize styling… Read more

LightSwitch Video Training from Pluralsight!

Pluralsight provides a variety of developer training on all sorts of topics and they have generously donated some LightSwitch training for our LightSwitch Developer Center! Just head on over the the LightSwitch “How Do I” video page and on the right you’ll see three video modules with over an hour and a half of free… Read more

Video: How Do I Handle Database Concurrency Issues? (Beth Massi)

Check it out, we released a new “How Do I” video on the LightSwitch Developer Center: How Do I: Handle Database Concurrency Issues? In a multi-user environment, when two users pull up the same record from the database and modify it, when the second user saves the data it raises a data conflict because the… Read more