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Vuyiswamb
SimpleBinding in Silverlight 
Last updated on: 10 Jul 2010 04:10:12 AM by Vuyiswamb | Views: 5719 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 1 | Rating: 3 out of 5
Data Binding in Silverlight is very different from Asp.net. In addition to that, there are some namespaces that are omitted in Silverlight. In this article share the names of the namespaces that are omitted and the reason why they were omitted and I will do a very simple non-database binding to a grid and in the next article I will write about Silverlight i will show you how to bind data from SQl in a Datagrid or any other control that will be suitable for that article.
Kunal2383
Step-by-Step Guide to create a File Explorer in Silverlight 4 
Last updated on: 07 Jul 2010 01:02:59 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 9993 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 out of 5
Silverlight 4 supports local resource access by using COM API. In this article I will guide you to understand how we can call COM API to get the local drive, files and folder information. We will create a sample application to show you a basic File Explorer in Silverlight 4. After end of the article you will be able to understand it properly. Please don't forget to vote and leave feedbacks/suggestions.
Kunal2383
Text Trimming in Silverlight 4 
Last updated on: 03 Jul 2010 09:07:31 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 10402 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 1 | Rating: 4 out of 5
Have you ever tried Trimming your Text in Silverlight 2 or Silverlight 3? If yes, just recall the lines of code you wrote for trimming your text content and showing an Ellipsis (i.e. “…” three dots) at the end of the text. If you didn’t try it earlier, then just imagine what you have to do and how you will do. Also imagine the no. of lines you have to write. Here I will describe you Step-by-Step on the String Trimming functionality in Silverlight 4.
Kunal2383
Silverlight 4: Text to Speech application using COM API 
Last updated on: 03 Jul 2010 09:10:31 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 7127 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 3 | Rating: 4.67 out of 5
Have you ever heard of Text to Speech engine? “Yes” I think. Yes, it is not a new thing in the Computer World. It was available since Windows 98 (as much as I can recall) but it is completely new in Silverlight. You can now use the Silverlight application to give an API call to the SAPI Engine which will convert the text to voice. Sounds Good? This is achievable using the COM APIs only. Here, I will describe about it Step-By-Step. Read it, learn about it, Leave your Feedback. Don't forget to Vote for it.
Kunal2383
First Guide to Silverlight Physics Helper Library 
Last updated on: 29 Jun 2010 02:06:40 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 8371 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 out of 5
Recently I was interested to work with the Physics Helper for Silverlight. I saw couple of demos on net which uses the Physics library for Silverlight to create good animations with Friction logic. Yeah, friction. You can drop a ball on a surface which will bounce over that surface. I found it very interesting and thought to create a Simple Demo for it. Here I will demonstrate you creating a Sample Application using Expression Blend. You don’t have to write a Single line of Code using Visual Studio.
Kunal2383
Silverlight 4: COM Interoperability with Windows 7 Taskbar 
Last updated on: 19 Jun 2010 12:07:27 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 7489 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 out of 5
Microsoft released Windows 7 last year which has lots of functionalities including a nice UI. Among those features one of the most user friendly feature is Pin/Unpin application to Taskbar. You can develop WPF or Windows Forms applications in which you can implement this feature. But do you know that this is also possible in Silverlight? Yes, Silverlight 4 has the power to talk with any other application using the COM API. In this Article, I will demonstrate you the Power of Silverlight to talk with the Windows 7 Taskbar API's. Please read the complete article and leave your Feedbacks. Don't forget to vote for it.
Kunal2383
Silverlight 4: COM Interoperability with Excel Application 
Last updated on: 19 Jun 2010 11:56:57 AM by Kunal2383 | Views: 16773 | Category: Silverlight |
Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 out of 5
Silverlight 4 has the capability of accessing the COM object using the COM API. You can access any program installed in your PC using those APIs in Silverlight. You can open Notepad, Word, Excel or Outlook from Silverlight application. Here I will demonstrate you the step-by-step tutorial on opening an Microsoft Excel book followed by data sharing between the Silverlight application and the Excel Sheet. Read the Complete Article and don't forget to Vote for it. Please share your feedbacks too.
  • Basem_gomaa
    Using Silverlight StackPanel Layout Control 
    Last updated on: 05 May 2010 12:56:07 AM by Basem_gomaa | Views: 27747 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 2 | Rating: 5 out of 5
    The StackPanel control is a simple layout panel that arranges content into a single line that can be oriented horizontally or vertically (the default).The StackPanel control allow us to stack objects one on top of the other, or next to each other.
    Basem_gomaa
    Silverlight Grid Control 
    Last updated on: 02 May 2010 12:28:25 PM by Basem_gomaa | Views: 21942 | Category: Silverlight |
    The Grid control is the most flexible layout panel, and supports arranging controls in multi-row and multi-column layouts. It is conceptually similar to an HTML Table element.
    Kunal2383
    Introduction to Panels - Silverlight tutorial Chapter 3 
    Last updated on: 16 May 2010 11:13:53 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 61241 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 12 | Rating: 4.83 out of 5
    In this Chapter I will describe about different Panels available in Silverlight. After reading this chapter you will be familiar with various types of Silverlight Panels. As this tutorial is mainly targeted for Silverlight 4, hence you will find some panels unavailable in the earlier versions of Silverlight.
    Kunal2383
    Command Binding in Silverlight 4 (Step-by-Step) 
    Last updated on: 02 May 2010 12:44:20 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 75909 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 3 | Rating: 5 out of 5
    Silverlight 4 now came up with the support of Command Binding. Using Command binding you can easily develop your Silverlight MVVM (Model-View-ViewModel) applications where your view will not know about data. In this article, I will describe you the Command binding feature in Silverlight 4 Step-by-Step. In this example, I will create a Customer View which will load the customer information from the code behind once we click the button “Load Customers”. The button will have a command associated with it to load the records instead of loading on click event. This ensures that the view will have less code & no relation with the data.
    Kunal2383
    Introduction to Silverlight Application Development - Silverlight tutorial Chapter 2 
    Last updated on: 16 May 2010 11:11:04 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 106294 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 14 | Rating: 4.86 out of 5
    In this chapter we will first discuss on how to create a new Silverlight project and the structure of ait. Later in this chapter we will discuss on UserControls and various ways of developement. After reading this chapter you will be able to create a HelloSilverlight application and various UserControls for your application.
    Kunal2383
    Introduction to Silverlight - Silverlight tutorials Chapter 1 
    Last updated on: 16 May 2010 11:07:44 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 54748 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 6 | Rating: 4.67 out of 5
    In this chapter you will learn about the very basic informations on Silverlight, it’s System Requirements and the pre-requisite to create a Silverlight application. After reading this chapter you will came to know about XAML, XAP file, Application XAML and how to host a Silverlight application.
    Kunal2383
    Silverlight 4: How can I create customized OOB Window? 
    Last updated on: 27 Mar 2010 11:12:22 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 28309 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 15 | Rating: 4.93 out of 5
    As you all know that, Out-Of-Browser functionality in Silverlight is not a new feature. It is available since Silverlight 3. Microsoft added the trusted application behaviour in Silverlight 4 Beta. In addition to this, they introduced one more additional functionality called “Chromeless OOB WIndow” i.e. “Customized OOB Window” in Silverlight 4 RC (Release Candidate). In this post, I will guide you to create a simple customized OOB Window Application in Silverlight 4 RC.
    Kunal2383
    Silverlight 4: How to use the new Printing API? 
    Last updated on: 20 Mar 2010 02:47:17 PM by Kunal2383 | Views: 30227 | Category: Silverlight |
    Votes: 5 | Rating: 4.2 out of 5
    Silverlight 4 now supports printing functionality using the Printing APIs. Using the API’s you can now print your whole application screen or a portion of the application. Also, you can customize the look while you printing your part/full application. In this post I will step you guys to the depth of the printing API.