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Ensuring your Windows store app knows of a language change

Method ~ of ~ failed, March 26, 2013
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In my working with Windows Store apps, Ive become increasingly fond/aware of the advantages for app localization. There are a lot of resources out there for you to localize your app using a good-bette...

Telerik releases XAML-SDK at GitHub

the telerik blogs, February 27, 2013
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Q1 2013 is live! Our latest and greatest XAML (WPF and Silverlight) controls are evolving rapidly but not just the binaries. Our commitment to "make the life of developers easier" has brought us the...

Fall Fury, the PDF!

MSDN: Coding4Fun, February 6, 2013
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You've all see the recent Coding4Fun articles on the Fall Fury project, right?What? No? (Well of course I know YOU have, but maybe there's a few other haven't...)What is Fall Fury anyway?FallFury is a...

Windows Store DirectX C++ Sample

MSDN: Coding4Fun, February 4, 2013
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Today's Project by Michael B. McLaughlin is one that's got the Channel 9 team excited, having been picked as a Pick of the Week on This Week on Channel 9 and emailed to me as a "Hey, Greg can you..."...

Fall Fury: Part 10 - Charms

MSDN: Coding4Fun, January 23, 2013
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CharmsWith the release of the Windows 8 operating system, applications are now able to easily integrate with each other and have a unified way to control their workflow through unique system-wide cont...

Fall Fury: Part 12 - Conclusions

MSDN: Coding4Fun, January 23, 2013
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Project ConclusionsDeveloping FallFury was a fun and educational activity. Besides the fact that I got to work with an amazing team of people who were willing to assist me with the testing and develop...

Reversi XAML/C# Windows Store Sample Game

MSDN: Coding4Fun, January 7, 2013
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So you got a new Windows 8 PC or Surface RT this holiday season? And since you're reading this, you're likely someone who likes to code. So of course you want to code something up for your new Windows...

Maelstrom: An Overview

MSDN: Coding4Fun, November 20, 2012
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For //build/ 2012, we wanted to showcase what Windows 8 can offer developers.  There are a lot of projects showing off great things like contracts and Live Tiles, but we wanted to show off some of the...

My BUILD 2012 sessions selection

Laurent Duveau, November 15, 2012
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Knowing that my focus is on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 apps with XAML/C# and Azure, here is my recommended sessions playlist if you want to catch up with BUILD.   Windows Store apps Intr...

Slides, Source Code and Video to the "UI Suite for Windows 8" Webinar Now Available

the telerik blogs, November 4, 2012
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We want to thank you all for attending the Windows 8 Webinar yesterday. As promised, all of the materials are now available for you to download and explore on your own. If you have any questions, plea...

Parallax Background in XAML Revisited

The Code Project Latest Articles, October 12, 2012
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Adapted from the original post Metro Parallax Background in XAML....

Q3 2012 Webinar Week is almost here!

the telerik blogs, October 11, 2012
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Introduction I just wanted to let everyone know that Telerik’s Q3 2012 Webinar Week is almost here. It will take place on Oct 22 – Oct 26 and we will be hosting NINE (9) webinars this time...

Super simple XAML text arithmetic manipulation

The Code Project Latest Articles, October 10, 2012
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How to perform arithmetic operations on XAML Text...

DeltaIndicator in ComponentArt DataVisualization 2012

ComponentArt WebLogs, October 9, 2012
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DeltaIndicator is introduced i   The .xaml tag to have a DeltaIndicator would be as:   <common:DeltaIndicator Value="{Binding TotalAmount}" Target="{Binding TotalT...

MVVM - Invoke call from ViewModel in the View Domain

The Code Project Latest Articles, October 9, 2012
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Highlights some code from "VERY Easy MVVM "MVVMExtraLite" (MVVMXL) - Free and tiny source code" from XAML guy that I found simple and useful....

DeltaIndicator in ComponentArt DataVisualization 2012

ComponentArt WebLogs, October 9, 2012
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DeltaIndicator is introduced i   The .xaml tag to have a DeltaIndicator would be as:   <common:DeltaIndicator Value="{Binding TotalAmount}" Target="{Binding TotalT...

WPF-Drawing Canvas Control

The Code Project Latest Articles, October 6, 2012
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A drawing tool program that can create simplified XAML code...

Windows 8 App Bars

the telerik blogs, September 25, 2012
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In my previous posting I said that Id be distilling parts of my presentations into blog posts.  This post continues that idea, focusing on the App Bar.  If we are going to place Content Befo...

Whats new in Telerik Windows 8 UI Controls Release Candidate

the telerik blogs, September 18, 2012
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We are happy (well, and proud :)) to announce the public availability of our Windows 8 UI Controls Release Candidate, which allows you to build Windows Store-Ready Apps at no cost. This is an importan...

Searching in Windows 8

the telerik blogs, September 13, 2012
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Windows 8 Store Applications can take advantage of the shared Charms that you see when you swipe in from the right edge of your Windows 8 device (or press Win-C).  The top charm is searching and ...

Telerik Windows 8 UI Controls Release Candidate Build Windows Store-Ready Apps at No Cost

the telerik blogs, September 13, 2012
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Today we are pleased to announce the Release Candidate of Telerik UI Controls for Windows 8 development. One of the highlights of the release is the addition of two new controls, Pagination  and ...

WinRT XAML Toolkit v1.2 for Windows 8 RTM - One Library, tons of features...

MSDN: Coding4Fun, September 12, 2012
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In out WinRT Wednesday post we're featuring a toolkit to help you build your apps faster, letting you focus on adding cool features and not worrying about plumbing. We're talking one official boat loa...

Building Your First Win8 Enterprise App

the telerik blogs, September 11, 2012
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You are a business analyst charged with understanding the retail market. Youve decided to create an application that will display the relative revenues for the key stores in your district.  Obtai...

Pie Chart: Taking Control of the Label

the telerik blogs, September 5, 2012
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It is pretty straight-forward to create a pie chart with a simple label that identifies the category for each slice.  What is a bit trickier is to modify that label so that it shows not only the ...

Using vector data for AppBar icons in XAML

Method ~ of ~ failed, September 3, 2012
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I was helping a friend today doing some over-the-shoulder code review and suggestions for his Windows app hes writing for the store. In doing this I asked a question about how to perform a certain act...

Getting physical Windows 8 Modern UI XAML with the Physics Helper XAML

MSDN: Coding4Fun, September 3, 2012
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Today's Mobile/Modern UI Monday project from Andy Beaulieu is in an area that I just can't get enough of, Physics in our app's. This project not only brings us a Physics Helper, but one for XAML and w...

Showing 4 Data Points At Once: Financial Chart

the telerik blogs, September 3, 2012
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Most charts show one point at a time on a Cartesian (x/y) coordinate. That is, a single point might indicate that July sales were $525MM while August sales (a second point) were $350MM.  The char...

Building an End-to-End Windows Store App - Part 1

Somasegars WebLog, August 27, 2012
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In previous posts, I’ve alluded to one of our key focus areas for Visual Studio 2012 being the theme of connected devices and continuous services.  This includes creating a top-notch set of...

Creating a Bar Chart with RadCartesianChart, part of Telerik Windows 8 UI Controls

the telerik blogs, August 21, 2012
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In an earlier blog post I reviewed how to create a line chart using RadChart for Metro. In this blog post I will review how to create a bar chart, and no doubt you will notice some striking similariti...

Windows 8 & Data Binding. Part 4Data Conversion

the telerik blogs, August 18, 2012
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In Part 3 of this little mini-series on data binding in Windows 8 we looked at Element Binding. Today, well take a look at Data Conversion. At times the data in your business object (the source for y...

Whats New in Telerik Windows 8 UI Controls Beta 2, Compatible with Windows 8 RTM

the telerik blogs, August 16, 2012
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Now that Windows 8 RTM is available to developers, we have prepared a BETA 2 update of our Windows 8 UI suite. This update is fully compatible with the latest Win8 bits as well as it adds several new ...

Control Implicit Styles or Where is My ComboBox.xaml of RadControls for Silverlight and WPF

the telerik blogs, July 31, 2012
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It is gone Merged in Telerik.Windows.Controls.Input.xaml. But you can still extract it, just read on. A while back ago we have released the styles for all our controls and themes of the RadControls fo...

Why Would you Want to Write Applications for Windows 8 Now?

the telerik blogs, July 30, 2012
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Introduction Last week, we had our first Windows 8 webinar titled, Why build for Windows 8 and how RadControls for Metro can help. One question that we attempted to answer is, Why build for Windows 8...

Silverlight Release History : Q2 2012 SP1 (version 2012.2.725)

Telerik News RSS Feed, July 25, 2012
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Quick links Release notes New controls PivotGrid CTP Changes All Controls Barcode BulletGraph BusyIndicator Buttons ChartView ColorPicker ComboBox ContextMenu DataBar DataFilter Dat...

Bring the Windows Phone 8 home screen to your apps

the telerik blogs, July 13, 2012
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We got inspired by the improved home screen of Windows Phone 8 and decided not to keep you waiting. You can implement the new tile sizes in your app right away using Telerik HubTile for Windows Phone...

Using LiveTileHelper for WPDev to update a tile with a Background Agent

the telerik blogs, July 6, 2012
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In the end of 2011 we enhanced our suite with LiveTileHelper. This component can be very useful when creating Secondary tiles. It extends the StandardTileData with two additional properties: Visu...

Working with IAsync* WinRT Methods

The Code Project Latest Articles, June 19, 2012
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A chapter excerpt from Windows XAML in Action...

Conversation View for Windows Phone - new in Q2 2012

the telerik blogs, June 14, 2012
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The RadControls for Windows Phone Q2 2012 release is ready and includes a brand new kitchen appliance RadConversationView. Developing social applications just got a little easier on Windows Phone. No...

GDI+ in a Windows 8 C# Metro Application Experimenting for Fun

the telerik blogs, May 9, 2012
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Its been about two months since Windows 8 Consumer Preview is out and we, at Telerik, have been enjoying the new framework and all the features it offers. One of the aspects we've been exploring is th...

Slides, Source Code and Video to the Diagramming Framework Webinar Now Available

the telerik blogs, May 9, 2012
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Introduction Hello everyone, I wanted to thank you all for attending the webinar today. As I promised in the webinar all of the materials are now available for you to download and explore on your ow...

XAMLflix Introduces RadPropertyGrid

the telerik blogs, May 8, 2012
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Hello everyone and welcome back to XAMLflix with RadPropertyGrid for Silverlight and WPF. I hope you have been enjoying the series as last week we took a look at RadDragAndDrop and RadMaskedInput. Wh...

Telerik XAMLflix Data Visualization Webinar Wrap-up

the telerik blogs, May 4, 2012
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Thank you everyone for turning out to Tuesdays XAMLflix Data Visualization webinar, featuring the RadControls for Silverlight and WPF in action. We covered a lot of ground in this webinar, movin...

XAMLflix Introduces RadDragAndDrop

the telerik blogs, May 1, 2012
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Hello everyone and welcome back to XAMLflix with RadDragAndDrop for Silverlight and WPF. I hope you have been enjoying the series as last week we took a look at RadTreeView and RadDocking. What is XA...

XAMLflix Introduces RadTreeView

the telerik blogs, April 24, 2012
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Hello everyone and welcome back to XAMLflix with RadTreeView for Silverlight and WPF. I hope you have been enjoying the series as last week we took a look at the RadZipLibrary and RadTileView Controls...

Build a WinRT Metro App to Access the Windows 8 File System published in DevProConnections

the telerik blogs, April 19, 2012
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Hi Everyone, I hope you are enjoying Windows 8 as much as the team at Telerik is. Matter of fact, we have launched our new Windows 8 Team Blog and have a new post called, Metro, Direct2D and XAML Bur...

XAMLflix Introduces RadZipLibrary

the telerik blogs, April 17, 2012
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Hello everyone and welcome back to XAMLflix with RadZipLibrary for Silverlight and WPF. I hope you have been enjoying the series as last week we took a look at the RadHTMLPlaceholder and RadBreadCrumb...

XAMLflix Introduces RadBreadCrumb

the telerik blogs, April 12, 2012
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It's another Thursday, so by now you are anxiously awaiting the next installment of XAMLflix. Today we're diving into the navigation controls a bit to bring you RadBreadCrumb, a unique control allowin...

XAMLflix Introduces RadDataForm

the telerik blogs, April 10, 2012
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Hello everyone and welcome back to XAMLflix with RadDataForm for Silverlight and WPF. I hope you have been enjoying the series so far. Last week we took a look at two major controls, the RadRichTextBo...

Sharpening your Metro C#/XAML projects with DirectX and SharpDX

MSDN: Coding4Fun, April 9, 2012
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I've been keeping on eye on the SharpDX project for a while, waiting on a killer demo. I think I've found it, and in a way I wasn't really expecting. These post details not only how to use SharpDX, bu...

XAMLflix Introduces RadUpload

the telerik blogs, April 9, 2012
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Its Thursday again, meaning that youre one day closer to the weekend and can happily kick back with another round of videos, brought to you by XAMLflix. This Thursday we are going to focus on RadUploa...