Mobile Services Limitations on Windows Phone Platform
Windows Phone's mobile services comes with certain limitations. The following highlights the limitations that comes with each mobile service in the Crosslight.WinPhone framework.
Automatic insertion of attachment cannot be done, attachment still needs to be set manually when the mail service is invoked.
Windows Phone will automatically show all relevant social sharing actions and present them to the user as actions.
Camera settings such as flash needs to be set manually when the camera is launched.
Network activity indicator is shown by default.
Media Library Service
The media library service can only select image or photo files.
Notification in Windows Phone are conditional, it may not appear when current application is on foreground, as stated in the Windows Phone guidelines not to show notification when application is running on foreground, instead we can show the message using message box or etc. As notification are "best-attempt" in nature, the notification may also come late, depending on the network connection of the device.