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using Xaml in app.config and web.config

The Code Project Latest Articles, April 16, 2008
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a continuation of using xaml for configuring applications...

Using XAML for Custom Application Configuration

The Code Project Latest Articles, April 16, 2008
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Desribes why and how to use XAML as an alternative to plain XML for consiguration file specification...

XAML Tip: Adding a Line Break to a TextBlock

Jason N. Gaylords Blog, April 7, 2008
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I'm just starting to mess with XAML as I'm looking to see what I can do with it. As I come across some pretty basic tasks that I'm struggling with, I'll post about it in case any other newbies run int...

Silverlight Ux Musings: New Control Skin Set [Corrina Barber]

The Visual Basic Team, March 24, 2008
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One more set of control skins is up and ready for use. I had hoped to have two ready, but one set needed some additional tweaking work that I can't get to until I return to Seattle on 4/14. This new s...

Use Silverlight to build a Live Messenger Login Screen

Scott Cates WebLog, March 10, 2008
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Jose Fajardo built a Windows Live Messenger Login with Silverlight / XAML, and has a great step-by-step tutorial on how things come together.

Islands of Richness with Silverlight on an ASP.NET page

Brad Abrams, February 18, 2008
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While I certainly think there are tons of interesting scenarios for a Silverlight application that takes over the full browser screen, there are also some interesting scenarios for putting Islands of ...

Webcast Follow-up - CreateFromXAML

Jesse Liberty - Silverlight Geek, February 6, 2008
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Today's Webcast focused on factoring out repeated creation of objects in XAML (and their manipulation in the code behind) by creating objects dynamically using CreateFromXaml (This will be availab...

Did You Know... How to create XAML objects in Javascript?

Jesse Liberty - Silverlight Geek, February 4, 2008
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I have had a very strong positive reaction to focusing on the Javascript in code behind for Silverlight 1.0, and so will devote not only today's Tip of the Day to a bit more on the topic, but will...

Did You Know That... The Code Behind is Just... Code?

Jesse Liberty - Silverlight Geek, February 3, 2008
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A very insightful reader sent me email that I'm going to respond to here. To protect his identity let's call him Bob. I'm going to excerpt Bob's  email and rephrase a bit so that ...

Converting Silverlight InkPresenter images to a PNG file

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., January 31, 2008
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In the TabletPC SDKs and in WPF it's very easy to take an ink image and save it to an image format - BMP, JPG, etc. Then came Silverlight and the InkPresenter and naturally I wanted to do the same...

Tip Of The Day... Did You Know How To Format Your XAML?

Jesse Liberty - Silverlight Geek, January 28, 2008
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A reader wrote and asked: "A quick question: how did you set your VS to format the XAML in the way that it does?" Here's how to do it: In Visual Studio click on Tools -> Options ...

Tafiti and the Pain of Silverlight 1.0

K. Scott Allen, January 24, 2008
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Tafiti is a search visualization application built with Silverlight 1.0 and the Windows Live APIs. The Tafiti code is hosted on CodePlex under the Microsoft Public License (MS-PL), as announced by Ma...

Did You Know... There Are Four Basic Animation Mechanisms?

Jesse Liberty - Silverlight Geek, January 21, 2008
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Silverlight offers you four ways to move an object from here to there From/To Animation Linear Key Frame Animation Discrete Key Frame Animation Spline Key Frame Animation From - To Anim...

Inkscape to support XAML export

JonGalloway.ToString(), January 10, 2008
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Today, Adam Kinney gave me the tip off to some cool news: Inkscape is adding XAML export. Great, what's Inkscape? Glad you asked! Inkscape is an open source vector graphics editor, like Adobe Illustr...

Answers to WF Interview Questions

K. Scott Allen, November 1, 2007
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Due to popular demand, here are some answers to the questions. Well, not answers exactly ... just some pointers to the get you in the right direction...1. Are there advantages to building workflows ...

XAML Intellisense in Silverlight (1.1 Alpha plus VS2008 Beta 2)

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 28, 2007
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This is probably a temporary problem as I'm working with an alpha and a beta, and therefore my fix is a probably a temporary hack. I always have to remember how to get XAML intellisense to work whene...

Working with Silverlight and Microsoft Expression Blend.

Al Pascual, October 24, 2007
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If you have been working in Silverlight, I'm sure you had to installed Microsoft Expression Blend to edit the XAML files. If you haven't good luck and doing that by hand. Microsoft Expression...

Why XAML makes System.Configuration and Enterprise Library Configuration obsolete

eXtensible mind, September 25, 2007
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It may seem unrelated, but if you haven't read Fowler's article on DSLs(from Google cache if it's down like now), please do so now. It will help you understand why XAML goes far beyond WPF and present...

Debugging Dynamic XAML in Silverlight

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., September 13, 2007
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I have dynamically generated XAML in a few of my apps. It's not easy to debug so I wrote a post sharing how I go about tracking down problems that might be in this code. [A New DevLife Post] ...

How to get a gazillion XAML clipart for free

eXtensible mind, August 24, 2007
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You surely know XAML subsumes pretty much all of SVG, right? SVG has been around for quite more time than XAML, and even if hasn't taken off as fast as many expected, at least I could find a huge coll...

Create Dynamic XAML Forms with the Presentation Model Pattern

DevX: Latest XML Articles, August 10, 2007
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Harness this powerful user interface pattern to XAML forms to simplify capturing unbounded sets of data....

Creation of event handlers for events from the XAML editor in VS 2008 Beta 2

Granville Barnett, July 24, 2007
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This is something that I've found really quite tedious in the Orcas CTP's that have had the WPF bits included, normally I switch to code view and generate the event handler there using a few tabs then...

Where is my timeline?

Hannes Preishuber, July 23, 2007
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With Silverlight web applicationes become a 4th dimenson: the time. Animations are changing elements over a timeline. In my prior post i showed how to build a slot machine with rotation numbers. I sim...

Local Animations in Windows Presentation Foundation

Keyvan Nayyeri, June 28, 2007
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You already know that it's possible to create animations in WPF via XAML markup or programming codes.  It's harder to do this via programming codes though but it has some benefits that ...

My new pal: Expression Blend

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., June 8, 2007
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It took me a while but I finally am having fun using Expression Blend after some initial trepidation.But suffering througha bunch of XAML hand coding actually helped!Read more here... [A New DevLife ...

XAML talk done

simplegeek, June 6, 2007
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I finished up my talk today. The room was pretty full, people seemed fairly engaged. I thought I had too much content so I rushed a bit, finishing 10 minutes early, but then no o...

Silverlight and XAML, have you guys met Old Man SVG?

JonGalloway.ToString(), June 5, 2007
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XAML and SVG, separated at birth? Windows Presentation Foundation introduced vector graphics as a first class citizen in the desktop development arena. XAML, the language used to define WPF appli...

bring to back a Shape in Silverlight

Hannes Preishuber, May 22, 2007
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At my work with Expression Blend 2 May Preview i run into a small issue that the right click menu -Bring to back- doesnt work in some scenarios. Against first idea, it's not a attribute and you have n...

Silverlight and unsupported features

Glavs Blog, May 20, 2007
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Like a lot of people lately, I have been playing with Silverlight (Alpha 1.1 version), trying to understand the nuts and bolts of it, and when that fails, just diving in and seeing how I go. I canR...

Learning new technologies: Is C# is XAML for the CLR?

ISerializable, May 16, 2007
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Oren's way of learning new things seems to be radically different than mine. Learning WPF, for example. I currently have 3 books on WPF: Adam Nathan's book (the one with all the pretty colo...

XamlWebPad, View Your Raw Silverlight XAML without Blend or VS., May 13, 2007
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XamlWebPad is a free tool build by Peter Kellner that allows you to see your own Silverlight Xaml rendered. Because Blend does not give us an easy way to tell what tags are in the Silverlight WPF sub...

Search queries to find Silverlight and XBAPs apps

JonGalloway.ToString(), April 28, 2007
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Silverlight and XBAP serve the same purpose, but in different ways.  Both allow for viewing for WPF (XAML) based applications in a browser. Silverlight is a self-contained, cross-browse...

Introduction to Windows Presentation Foundation and XAML

Keyvan Nayyeri, March 23, 2007
Views: 1,488 | Hits 144

Did you think the story has ended?!  No, the second part of articles has been published with first part.  This second part is entitled Introduction to Windows Presentation Foundati...

Expression Blend RC available

Hannes Preishuber, March 15, 2007
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its not my usual type of post "yet another xxx download available".  But Expression Blend is available as release candidate. Package is round about 25 MB. I am trying since a few weeks differen...

XAML, Expression Blend, and WPF

Peter Brombergs UnBlog, February 14, 2007
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Microsoft is apparently moving forward as fast as it can with the integrated ""next gen"" tools like Expression Blend that are XAML - compliant.XAML has a lot of promise, expecially because of it'...

Programming Windows Workflow Foundation: Practical WF Techniques and Examples using XAML and C#

GotDotNet: New resources, January 22, 2007
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Programming Windows Workflow Foundation book understand what Windows WF is, and what it can do for you. The book details all the information needed to develop successful products with Windows Workflow...

WPF Video Reflection (Fixed)

Granville Barnett, January 18, 2007
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Got the gradient positioned just right this time :-) Xaml: 1: <Window 2: xmlns="" 3: xmlns:x="http://schemas.microso...

How Did Life With WPF/E Turn Out?

K. Scott Allen, January 1, 2007
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A couple people asked me how my WPF/E port of Life turned out. Answer: it works pretty well. Here is the source code if you want to look. I built the project with an .aspx page, although I don't u...

Combine Shapes in Windows Presentation Foundation

Keyvan Nayyeri, December 21, 2006
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Sometimes it's necessary to combine two shapes to get a new custom shape.  Windows Presentation Foundation and XAML provide all means to do this easily. Using <CombinedGeometry /> element y...

Two free books about WPF and XAML

Ajax.NET Professional, December 21, 2006
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Thanks to Yonnie to share copies of the two free eBooks XAML in a Nutshell and Programming Windows Presentation Foundation at a new WPF/E Google group. These books will help you to understand XAM...

Events in Windows Presentation Foundation

Keyvan Nayyeri, December 14, 2006
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Fifth and last part of my tutorials about XAML and Windows Presentation Foundation, titled Events in Windows Presentation Foundation, has been published on ASP Alliance. The way that events are handl...

XAML Design Tools from Microsoft

Marquee de Sells: Chriss insight outlet, December 4, 2006
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If you're a designer looking for XAML design tools, and you're a designer type (you know -- beret, turtle neck, a wardrobe that expends beyond jeans and t-shirts), you've got two choices from Microsof...

XAML Resources

The Code Project Latest Articles, November 30, 2004
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Describing Resources Available Today For XAML/Declarative Programming...

Consuming A Weather Web Service With MyXaml

The Code Project Latest Articles, May 9, 2004
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A demonstration of using MyXaml to consume a web service....

A Vector Graphics Rendered Animated Clock

The Code Project Latest Articles, April 19, 2004
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Demonstrates Using MyXaml With A Vector Graphics Engine To Create An Analog Clock...

An RSS 2.0 Blog Reader Written In MyXaml

The Code Project Latest Articles, April 14, 2004
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An RSS 2.0 Blog Reader Written in MyXaml...

Writing XAML Friendly Assemblies

The Code Project Latest Articles, March 15, 2004
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How to write assemblies so that they will work with the various XAML parsers that are starting to emerge....