I have a new in-depth article published online and in print on MSDN today called “Upgrading Windows Phone 7.1 Apps to Windows Phone 8”.
See below for more information and a link to the online article.
While some developers have upgraded their Windows Phone 7.1 projects to take advantage of the new features in Windows Phone 8 others have questions about what it takes to upgrade and what additional tooling and features they should use. In this article I’ll show that going from Windows Phone 7.1 to Windows Phone 8 is easier than you might think.
The Full Article
The full article is hosted on the MSDN website and you can access it by clicking here. Don’t forget to rate it and leave comments if you have any problems.