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.
Full-color graphics and screenshots throughout make Pro Silverlight 4 in C# an invaluable reference for professional developers wanting to discover the new features of Silverlight 4. Author Matthew MacDonald's expert advice guides you through creating rich media applications using Silverlight across browsers and platforms.
Silverlight is evolving fast. Make complete sense of this exciting technology and exploit its potential to create rich media applications in the environment you're most productive inno matter what the target platform.