Expression Blend 4 Beta on Windows Phone Development

 Windows Phone Development
You will need the following components installed for developing Windows Phone apps:

  1. Expression Blend 4 Beta
  2. Windows Phone Developer Tools
  3. Microsoft Expression Blend Add-in Preview for Windows Phone
  4. Microsoft Expression Blend SDK Preview for Windows Phone

Christian Schormann has a nice overview of Expression Blend 4 and the new features in it, so if you want to learn more, go read his blog post.

Expression Blend and Design : Expression Blend 4 Beta and Information on Windows Phone Development


Developing applications and games for Windows Phone 7 Series


  • Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone
  • Windows Phone Emulator
  • Silverlight for Windows Phone
  • XNA Game Studio 4.0 CTP
  • Download here.
Developer Training Kit
  • Hello Windows Phone
  • Building your First Windows Phone Application
  • Windows Phone Navigation and Controls
  • Game Development with XNA Framework
Getting Started Guide
Code Samples


    Developer Guides

For more info go to Windows Phone Portal: