Good folks at WindowsPhoneblog have released complete reference rather a “know it all” guide which would help developers who already have a say on Qt development platform.

What & How? 

Windows Phone Guide for Symbian Qt Application Developers

A 100 pages with 8 chapters, which should not take much time for you, developers a long time to learn and execute! 😉


  • clip_image002Chapter 1: Introducing Windows Phone Platform
    to Symbian^3 Qt Application Developers
  • Chapter 2: Windows Phone Application Design Guidelines
  • Chapter 3: Windows Phone Developer and Designer Tools
  • Chapter 4: C# programming
  • Chapter 5: Introducing Windows Phone Application Life Cycle
  • Chapter 6: Porting Applications to Windows Phone
  • Chapter 7: Windows Phone Example Applications
  • Chapter 8: Using the API Mapping Tool

Download : White paper in different formats (HTML, DOCX & PDF).
Alternatively get this too : “Windows Phone Guide for Symbian Qt Application Developers”

More about the book from WPB,

Chapter 6 introduces porting tutorials, in which you will find practical examples and tips on how to port your applications, like the RSS Reader applications or the “Diner” example, a catalog-type restaurant information application. From design consideration to data binding, the porting story addresses many aspects of the process that will be useful to you; the developer.


The full list of samples and source code is available to you.

How to : Port Qt to Windows Phone API

Symbian Qt to the Windows Phone API mapping tool that mainly focuses on the core libraries for Qt 4.7 for Symbian (QtCore, QtGui, QtLocation, QtNetwork, QtSensors, QtSql, QtXml, QtWebKit, QML Elements, QML Components ).


Heads up again, “Nokia Windows Phone Training” roadshow, starting today in Paris, France.

And at below mentioned places :

Milan, Italy (Sept 26)
Madrid, Spain (Sept 29)
Berlin, Germany (Oct 4)
London, United Kingdom (Oct 10)
Silicon Valley, USA – Dates yet to be announced.

Similar events are also happening in Australia: Sydney (Sept 24-25[SOLD OUT], Oct 8-9), Melbourne (Oct 8-9[SOLD OUT, wait list]) and Brisbane (Oct 8-9).

PS : This online video training must help that rest who can make it there.

“Windows Phone Guide for Symbian Qt Application Developers”

I thoroghly hope that this piece of information should help majority of Qt developers and others too! Make awesome us of this.

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