Introduction to Automotive UI Toolkit
This document describes the overview and configuration of Windows® Automotive UI Toolkit (referred to as "AUITK" hereafter) and the knowledge required to build skins. This document also includes introductions to the XML skin definition format and the AUI Skin Tool, which is used to create skins through GUI.
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This document is intended for the programmers and designers who will install AUITK and create skins by using AUISkinTool. A full user guide would be available at time of actual installation.
Organization of This Document
This document consists of the sections listed below:
- Overview of the Automotive UI Toolkit
Describes the AUITK constituent elements, their orientations, and their roles.
- Overview of Skin Development
Describes the steps for developing a skin and gives an overview of the tool.
- Skin Definition
Describes the guidelines on the structures and specifications of XML skin definitions.
- AUI Skin Tool Overview
Provides an overview to the AUITK "AUISkinTool," which is used to create skins through a GUI.
- Changes to AUITK for Windows Automotive 5.0
Details the functions added and modified in Windows® Automotive 5.0 SP2.
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