Silverlight 3 Quick Tip Styling Improvements

Silverlight 3 bring long-awaited improvements in styling mechanism: “BasedOn” mechanism, Merged Resource Dictionaries and eliminates “write once” style setting behavior. Let’s see those features. BasedOn Styles can be “derived” from one another. Perfect for cascading/inheriting styles. Let’s define style for a… Button (well, in demos it is always a Button, TextBox, etc. ;)) <Style x:Key=”BaseButtonStyle” […]

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Styling Charts with the Silverlight Toolkit

Author: Pete Brown, Lead Architect, Applied Information Sciences, Inc. , MVP Client Application Dev (Silverlight / WPF) Blog: http://www.irritatedVowel.com/Blog Expression Newsletter, subscribe now to get yours. Summary In this article, Pete Brown covers various ways to alter the look and feel for the chart control included in the Silverlight Toolkit. While focusing primarily on the […]

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