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Official Windows platform samples are developed and tested by the Windows platform team to ensure that you have a great experience.

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This sample demonstrates how to activate the camera shutter and auto focus, configure picture resolution and flash settings, and use the hardware shutter button.
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This sample pack includes all the app code examples developed and updated for Windows 8.1, including app code examples created using any of the universal app templates available in Visual Studio.
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Updated 4/2/2014
Released 9/14/2011
1,037,326 Downloads
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This sample pack includes the app code examples developed and updated using one of the universal app templates available in Microsoft Visual Studio. Each solution of a universal app code example is structured so the code example can run on both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1
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Updated 4/2/2014
Released 4/2/2014
48,467 Downloads
Tom Dykstra - MSFT - Microsoft
A Visual Studio 2013 project which shows how to use the Entity Framework 6 in an ASP.NET MVC 5 web application project, using the Code First development approach.
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Updated 4/16/2014
Released 4/12/2011
248,756 Downloads
C#
Daniel Roth - Microsoft
This sample uses ASP.NET Web API to build a simple contact manager application. The application consists of a contact manager web API that is used by an ASP.NET MVC application, a Windows Phone application, and a Windows 8 app to display and manage a list of contacts.
(37)
Updated 8/16/2012
Released 2/16/2012
71,459 Downloads
C#
Visual Studio Product Team

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Visual Studio Platform Team samples are developed and tested by the Visual Studio Platform Team to ensure that you have a great experience.

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Learn how to use LINQ in your applications with these code samples, covering the entire range of LINQ functionality and demonstrating LINQ with SQL, DataSets, and XML.
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Updated 4/26/2012
Released 8/11/2011
202,141 Downloads
C#
ErikReitan - Microsoft
This download has been created for the ASP.NET 4.5 Web Forms and Visual Studio 2013 (Wingtip Toys) tutorial series. This series of tutorials guides you through the steps required to create an ASP.NET Web Forms application using Visual Studio Express 2013 for Web and ASP.NET 4.5.
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Updated 1/29/2014
Released 4/6/2012
135,250 Downloads
C#
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Visual Studio Platform Team samples are developed and tested by the Visual Studio Platform Team to ensure that you have a great experience.

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These are the official samples for Visual Studio 2010 C# 4.0.
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Updated 7/17/2012
Released 11/29/2011
434,978 Downloads
Cephas Lin - Microsoft
The samples environments for Microsoft Chart Controls for .NET Framework 4 contain over 200 samples for both ASP.NET and Windows Forms, covering every major feature in Chart Controls for .NET Framework 4. See every major feature in action and learn at the same time.
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Updated 5/12/2014
Released 5/12/2014
15,134 Downloads
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Visual Studio Platform Team samples are developed and tested by the Visual Studio Platform Team to ensure that you have a great experience.

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This project contains about 101 samples using LINQ.
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Updated 3/13/2012
Released 5/31/2011
77,188 Downloads
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This sample shows how to create, read, write, copy and delete a file, how to retrieve file properties, and how to track a file or folder so that your app can access it again. This sample uses Windows.Storage and Windows.Storage.AccessCache API.
(51)
Updated 4/2/2014
Released 9/14/2011
162,553 Downloads

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