What's New

News and Updates
  • Visual Studio 2017 Support. Visual Studio Tools for Tizen has supported Microsoft’s Visual Studio 2017 released on March 2017 since the second preview.

The third preview of Tizen .NET, an application framework for Tizen based on .NET,  is now available. The third preview stepped forward. Key new features are as follows:

  • New Tools. Device Manager and Log Viewer were introduced with Visual Studio Tools for Tizen.  Tizen-specific tools were added to further improve your productivity. 

  • Project Wizard. Visual Studio Tools for Tizen provide a number of different options to build applications. For instance, you can build an application that runs on a single device type or an application that runs on multiple device types. You can build an application that runs on Tizen only or an application that runs on multiple platforms. The project wizard helps you to select the right project type with step-by-step guides.

  • Self-contained Application. Application  developers can create and install them to target devices or emulators without pre-installed .NET runtime. 

  • More Tizen platform-specific API. The third preview significantly increases the number of Tizen-specific API available for .NET developers. Following packages have become newly available. For the full pakage list, see Tizen Platform-Specific API.

    • Thumbnail Utility (capi-media-thumbnail-util)
    • Wave Player (capi-media-wav-player)
    • Tone Player (capi-media-tone-player)
    • Media Stream Recording (capi-media-streamrecorder)
    • Media Metadata Editor (capi-media-metadata-editor)
    • Screen Mirroring (capi-media-screen-mirroring)
    • Camera (capi-media-camera)
    • Data Control (capi-data-control)
    • Widget Viewer (widget_viewer_evas)
    • FIDO (fido-client)
    • Message (capi-messaing-messages)
    • Email (capi-messaing-email)
    • Input Method Manager (capi-ui-inputmethod-manager)
    • Bluetooth (capi-network-bluetooth)
    • Alarm (capi-appfw-alarm)
    • Maps (capi-maps-service)

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