Gathering text input from the user


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Gathering text input from the user

Text input is an essential part of most business applications. Silverlight has several controls for text input. I will look at the TextBox and password control in this movie. The rich TextBox, auto complete box, and other controls are detailed elsewhere in this chapter. The data grid and data form are showcased in the data chapter. I'm using Visual Studio for this demonstration and I have opened a project called GatheringTextInput. This has one MainPage, which has a button for launching an Options dialog. It's common in applications to show an options dialog to solicit user information.

My dialog is created using a Silverlight class called a child window. I will run the application by pressing F5 and give you a short tour. Here is my main UI. I am going to click on this button to launch the child window. A child window is similar to a modal dialog on other frameworks. It floats over the Main Silverlight UI and must be dismissed by the user to return to the main application interface...

Gathering text input from the user
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Gathering text input from the user provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Walt Ritscher as part of the Silverlight 5 Essential Training

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