Professional Silverlight 4
Silverlight 4 is a major new release of Microsoft's flagship product for building rich, interactive applications that combine animation, graphics, audio, and video. This book, by seasoned Wrox authors and Silverlight experts, gives professional Web developers all the tools necessary to build RIAs using the new Silverlight capabilities. You will gain a complete, thorough understanding of both core and advanced platform concepts, with examples in C#.
Professional Silverlight 4 prepares Web developers to take full advantage of the newest release of the most popular platform for developing rich interactive applications.
- Introduction to Silverlight
- Building Applications with Visual Studio
- Building Applications with Expression Blend 4
- Working with the Navigation Framework
- Controlling Layout with Panels
- Working with Visual Controls
- Accessing Data
- WCF RIA Services
- Out-of-Browser Experiences
- Networking Applications
- Building Line of Business Applications
- Application Architecture
- DOM Interaction
- Securing Your Applications
- Accessing Audio and Video Devices
- Working with File I/O
- Using Graphics and Visuals
- Working with Animations in Silverlight
- Working with Text
- Making It Richer with Media
- Styling and Themes
Chapter 1 Introduction to Silverlight.
Chapter 2 Building Applications with Visual Studio.
Chapter 3 Building Applications with Expression Blend 4.
Chapter 4 Working with the Navigation Framework.
Chapter 5 Controlling Layout with Panels.
Chapter 6 Working with Visual Controls.
Chapter 7 Accessing Data.
Chapter 8 WCF RIA Services.
Chapter 9 Out-of-Browser Experiences.
Chapter 10 Networking Applications.
Chapter 11 Building Line of Business Applications.
Chapter 12 Application Architecture.
Chapter 13 DOM Interaction.
Chapter 14 Securing Your Applications.
Chapter 15 Accessing Audio and Video Devices.
Chapter 16 Working with File I/O.
Chapter 17 Using Graphics and Visuals.
Chapter 18 Working with Animations in Silverlight.
Chapter 19 Working with Text.
Chapter 20 Making It Richer with Media.
Chapter 21 Styling and Themes.
Appendix A XAML Primer.
Appendix B Testing Silverlight Applications.
Appendix C Building Facebook Applications with Silverlight.
Appendix D Integrating Silverlight into SharePoint 2010.
Appendix E Silverlight Control Assemblies.
Bill Evjen is one of the most active proponents of .NET technologies. He is the founder of the International .NET Association (INETA), author and coauthor of more than two dozen books, and Global Head of Platform Architecture at Thomson Reuters, Lipper.
Devin Rader works at Infragistics where he focuses on delivering greater user experiences to developers using their controls. He's also a former INETA board member.
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To get the library, you must add a reference to the System.Windows.Interactivity.dll that comes with Expression Blend. This will not show with the other libraries in Visual Studio, so when you right-click and select ?Add Reference,? you need then to click the Browse tab. You will find the DLL in the Programs folder normally on your C drive under Microsoft SDKs, then under the Expression folder, the Blend folder, then ../Interactivity/Libraries/Silverlight/. Once the DLL is included, you are ready to build out the class you created into a Blend Behavior. You need to start by adding the namespace at the top like this:
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To get the base class (and the associated namespace), you must add a reference to the System.Windows.Interactivity namespace that comes with the Silverlight 4 framework. Right-click on references, select ?Add Reference,? and select System.Windows.Interactivity from the .NET list of libraries. Once the namespace is included, you are ready to build out the class you created into a Blend Behavior. You need to start by adding the namespace at the top like this:
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