MICROSOFT VISUAL STUDIO 2010 PROFESSIONAL - SOFTWARE PROGRAMMING SUPPORT
Microsoft has provided one set of tools to help programmers using Visual Basic language to write applications that run on the operating system for mobile platform Windows Phone 7 later.
On 23/09/2010, Microsoft said it has started to provide the tools that allow Visual Basic programmers build applications for Windows Phone 7 platform that developers can download Microsoft Visual Basic CTP (Community Technology Preview) for Windows Phone Developer Tools at Microsoft's Web site. Mr. S. Somasegar, senior vice president in charge of programming and development of Microsoft called CTP is "one great milestone". Comes in the CTP are Visual Studio 2010 application form, the supporting tool set simulator design and application, debugging and IntelliSense for Visual Basic features. According to Somasegar, applications built from CTP can run simultaneously on the emulator and on the real phone.