HackReady.Phone Episode 3 of 7: Understanding Windows Phone’s Application Lifecycle and State Management

You can view the webcast On-Demand: https://aka.ms/HackReadyPhone3

This part of our Windows Phone development series covered the Windows Phone Application Lifecycle (see picture below).  Understanding this is important for developers, as users expect a consistent experience across all their applications.  Because only one Windows Phone application can be running in the foreground at any given time, we need to know what to do when that is not the case.

  Windows Phone Application Lifecycle

Here are some resources that I mentioned in the webcast:

Please don't hesitate to reach out with any questions!

Happy Hacking,


HackReady Phone Episode 3-Understanding Application Lifecycle and State Management.pptx