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Mobile Services Reference Docs

Find references for building apps with Azure Mobile Services.

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Client libraries API reference

API Reference: Client library for Android

The Mobile Services SDK for Android includes Java libraries to access mobile services from an Android application.

How to: Use the Mobile Services client library for Android

Learn how to perform common scenarios using the Android client library, including querying for data, inserting, updating, and deleting data, authenticating users, handling errors, and uploading data to blob storage.

Service libraries API reference

API Reference: Service library for .NET

The Windows Azure Mobile Services Service library for .NET enables the development of Mobile Services that use a .NET backend. This section provides detailed reference for library.

REST API reference

API Reference: REST API reference

This reference provides general information for working with storage service APIs, as well as specific reference information for each available operation.

Server script reference

How to: Use Mobile Services server scripts

Azure Mobile Services enables you to define custom business logic that is run on the server. This logic is provided as a JavaScript function that is either registered to an insert, read, update, or delete operation on a given table or is assigned to a scheduled job.

API Reference: Server scripts

This reference enables you to create business logic using JavaScript-based server scripts.


How to: Use the command-line tool for Mac and Linux

Find Mobile Service commands to enable backend capabilities for your apps.

Tutorial: Automate mobile services with command-line tools

This topic shows how to use use the Azure command-line tools to automate the creation and management of Azure Mobile Services. It describes how to install the tools and how to perform common tasks including creating a new mobile service, creating a table, registering a script on a table operation, deleting a table, and deleting an existing mobile service.