In this comprehensive guide, you'll take a close look at all the ingredients you can use to design state-of-the-art application interfaces. You'll also delve into entirely new topics such as custom control design and GDI+, the next-generation painting framework for Windows.
This book shows you how Windows Presentation Foundation really works. It provides you with the no-nonsense, practical advice that you need in order to build high-quality WPF applications quickly and easily.
WPF and Silverlight are unlike any other user interface (UI) technologies. They have been built to a new paradigm thatif harnessed correctlycan yield unprecedented power and performance. This book shows you how to control that power.
This book is the natural choice for developers who want to create sophisticated small-footprint devices for both consumer and enterprise use. After significant upgrades from Microsoft, Windows Embedded Compact 7 is more powerful than ever, as you'll discover in this carefully focused deep-dive.
In Pro WF 4.5, you'll find the insight and direction for understanding how to build workflows using WF 4.5 and host them as long-running services using Microsofts Windows Server, for on-premises work, and Azure AppFabric, for hosting workflows in the cloud.
Learn about WF 4.0's designer, its updated programming paradigm, and the completely new set of activities that can enable and extend your workflows, as well as how to customize your workflows and access them in a variety of ways and situations so you can maximize the advantages of this technology.
Pro Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 Development shows users how to get the most from this innovative product by going beyond the "one-click-and-you're-done" mentality. Authors Tim Leung and Yann Duran cover this breakthrough product and discuss advanced topics for power users and developers.