Using other assemblies in an application


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Using other assemblies in an application

Silverlight applications are client-side programs. In order for them to work the code must be available on the customer's computer. The mechanism for deploying code in .NET is called an Assembly, which is nothing more than a specially configured executable file. In Silverlight that will be a DLL file. This DLL file must be downloaded to the customer's computer before your application can start. Your code also uses other .NET classes. When you compile your app you take on dependencies to other .NET Assemblies, this means that these additional assemblies must also be available on the customer's computer.

Any assembly you use must be compiled specifically for Silverlight use, none of the standard .NET libraries work with Silverlight applications. This applies to your libraries too, they must be recompiled for Silverlight use. You can use non-core and non-SDK assemblies too. You can create your own satellite assemblies, it is common for companies to create standard libraries that th...

Using other assemblies in an application
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Using other assemblies in an application provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Walt Ritscher as part of the Silverlight 5 Essential Training

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