This video tours the parts of a standard WPF project. The journey includes a look at the XAML files, the associated code behind file and the project settings.
- [Narrator] I created a TailorMadeTours project…(mumbles) in this chapter; it's WPF dekstop application.…In another movie in this chapter, I looked at…the References list; you have to have PresentationCore,…PresentationFramework and WindowsBase…reference in the project.…In this video, I'll take a look at the other standard…items you find in a WPF project.…(mumbles) specific items I'm talking about here…are these xaml files; App.xaml, and MainWindows.xaml;…MainWindows.xaml is the window that is shown…when you start this application.…
Double click on this file in Solution Explorer…and it takes me to the Visual Studio WPF Designer.…The top half of the screen contains a Visual Designer for…dragging and dropping controls and manipulating them…with my mouse and the bottom half of the screen…contains a Text Editor for me to write xml or xaml.…It is an associated file that's also considered to be…closely associated with this xaml file;…it is this C# file here; expand this node and you'll see it;…has the same name as a xaml file…
- Why choose Windows Presentation Foundation?
- Exploring the project types
- Creating a WPF project in Visual Studio
- Exploring assemblies and parts
- Using the XAML editor
- Creating the UI, including tabs, details, and controls
- Using data binding
- Adding styles
- Writing interaction code
- Using control templates, 3D parts, and effects
Skill Level Intermediate
2. Create a WPF Application
3. Create the UI
4. Examples and Concepts
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