Implementing Tab View in Windows Phone 8.1 or Windows 10

In this tutorial I will show you how to implement a tab view using Pivot Items in Windows Phone 8.1 WinRT app or Windows 10 app using just a few lines of codes. If you are developing for Windows Phone 8 or Windows Phone 8.1 Silverlight then follow this article: http://windowsapptutorials.com/windows-phone/ui/how-to-implement-tab-view-in-windows-phone-8/ We will use a […]

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How to Detect if Battery Saver is Currently Enabled on Windows Phone 8

To detect when Battery Saver is enabled you must check the PowerManager.PowerSavingModeEnabled property. Because this property is only available for devices running Windows Phone 8 Update 3, you must access this property via reflection after checking the device OS version. The following example shows you how to detect if Battery Saver is currently enabled.

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