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Visual Studio LightSwitch 2012 by Tim Leung

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CHAPTER 8

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Creating HTML Interfaces

Up until now, this book has focused on building user interfaces with LightSwitch’s Silverlight client. By installing an update to Visual Studio, you can build applications that use an HTML interface. The biggest benefit is that it allows you to build applications that work well on mobile devices. In particular, the “HTML client” produces screens that are optimized for touch-screen devices.

In this chapter, you’ll learn how to

  • Add an HTML client, create screens, and build a navigation structure
  • Show and edit data by using custom HTML controls
  • Customize your application by adding CSS (Cascading Style Sheet) ...

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