This video explores the sample application. You'll see the three functional areas of the application and review the user interface.
- [Narrator] A look at a prototype of the application…that I'll build throughout this course.…What you'll end up with at the end of this course,…is a application that looks similar to this application.…It's in this EXE. Tailormadetours.exe.…This is a desktop application that's written in WPF.…It's for a tour company called Tailor Made Tours.…What they do is they create suggested walking tours…for different cities in the United States.…In this case, this is for the Chicago tour,…and what they've done is given me as a customer,…a suggested itinerary of stops…that I might want to take for this tour.…
So I look at these tour stops,…and I check mark the ones that I want to add to my tour.…I can read about the stop, details about it,…and then I could click on this map button…to launch a map screen.…That won't be working in the final application,…but that would be the purpose of this,…and same with this call button.…This would allow me to make a skype call,…or other call from my computer.…When I want to learn more about one of these stops,…
- Recognize the pluses of choosing Windows Presentation Foundations over other Microsoft UI frameworks.
- Evaluate the different options available with Windows Presentation Foundation project types.
- Devise a Windows Presentation Foundation project in Visual Studio.
- Break down the assemblies and parts of Windows Presentation Foundations.
- Use XAML editor and editor settings.
- Selecting data binding to present data.
- Compiling interaction code for an application.
- Use control templates, 3D parts, and effects in Windows Presentation Foundations.
Skill Level Intermediate
2. Create a WPF Application
3. Create the UI
4. Examples and Concepts
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