An instructional sample app for Windows 8.1 that demonstrates the hierarchical navigation pattern and meets all basic Windows Store certification requirements. This is the companion sample for the Hierarchical navigation, start to finish (HTML) and Hierarchical navigation, start to finish (XAML) topics.
Use a hierarchical navigation pattern for your Windows Store app when its content can be separated into distinct, yet related, sections or categories with varying levels of detail. This is a common and familiar pattern that works well with a relational information architecture, traversed in a preferred sequence or order.
App bars to support navigation and commanding
Image resources to expose your app throughout the operating system
Data roaming to sync your app across sessions and devices
Settings to provide privacy, help, and other app info
Globalization to reach customers in countries and regions around the world
Accessibility to help users accomplish tasks regardless of physical ability and input device
Operating system requirements
Windows Server 2012 R2
Build the sample
1. Visual Studio 2013 Preview and select File > Open > Project/Solution.
2. Go to the directory in which you unzipped the sample. Go to the directory named for the sample, and double-click the Visual Studio 2013 Solution (.sln) file.
3. Press F7 or use Build > Build Solution to build the sample.
Run the sample
To debug the app and then run it, press F5 or use Debug > Start Debugging. To run the app without debugging, press Ctrl+F5 or use Debug > Start Without Debugging.