Direct2D Fundamentals - Part 2

Learn how to use the powerful new Direct2D 1.1 API along with DirectX to develop stunning applications for the Windows desktop, Windows Store, and Windows Phone.
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Learn how to use the powerful new Direct2D 1.1 API along with DirectX to develop stunning applications for the Windows desktop, Windows Store, and Windows Phone.
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Introduction
4m 6s
Desktop Window
13m 59s
Direct3D
13m 41s
Swap Chain
29m 52s
The Clock
38m 58s
Animation
28m 26s
Windows Phone
10m 39s
This is an intense crash course in DirectX programming. You’re going to learn about Direct3D, DXGI, devices, swap chains, but it’s more than that. This course is about developing awesome applications for Windows. You’re going to learn how to develop applications that can run cross-platform, reaching the Windows desktop, Windows Store, and Windows Phone environments. You’re going to learn about performance and efficiency. You’re going to learn how to produce high-quality animation. Moreover, you’re going to do it all in C++.

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Table of Contents
Introduction
4m 6s
Desktop Window
13m 59s
Direct3D
13m 41s
Swap Chain
29m 52s
The Clock
38m 58s
Animation
28m 26s
Windows Phone
10m 39s
Description
This is an intense crash course in DirectX programming. You’re going to learn about Direct3D, DXGI, devices, swap chains, but it’s more than that. This course is about developing awesome applications for Windows. You’re going to learn how to develop applications that can run cross-platform, reaching the Windows desktop, Windows Store, and Windows Phone environments. You’re going to learn about performance and efficiency. You’re going to learn how to produce high-quality animation. Moreover, you’re going to do it all in C++.
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Transcript

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Discussion

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Course info
Level
Intermediate
Rating
(57)
Duration
3h 15m
Released
14 Feb 2013
Course authors

Kenny Kerr is a computer programmer and recognized expert in Windows operating system development and programming languages.

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