Creating a Silverlight page


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Creating a Silverlight page

Silverlight applications are often composed of many separate user controls. In this movie I'll show you how to add additional user controls to your project and how to change the startup control. I'm inside Visual Studio and I've opened this Solution called CreateSilverlightControl. Now, this is a simple Silverlight application and I've decided not to create the companion website. It has one user control in it called MainPage.xaml. Let me address the confusing default naming that occurs in Silverlight before I go any further. In the earlier versions of Silverlight, due to historical reasons, people often used the term Silverlight Pages.

This is in keeping with the traditional names for Web items, for example, webpage or Java page. In reality, however, a Silverlight Page is a user control. The tradition has endured, and both Visual Studio and Expression Blend create user controls but name it MainPage. Let's see what I'm talking about. If I double-click on this MainPage.x...

Creating a Silverlight page
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Creating a Silverlight page provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Walt Ritscher as part of the Silverlight 5 Essential Training

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Developer
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Silverlight Visual Studio
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