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Microsoft User Experience Kit launched today at SXSW

Today at SXSW, of which Microsoft Silverlight is a major sponsor of the Interactive Festival,  Microsoft User Experience Kit is targeted at technical and creative leads who want to better understand the tools, technologies, and scenarios that span Microsoft’s User … Continue reading

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Quick Tip for Hosting Services for Silverlight on Windows Azure

The Silverlight and Azure Tools for Visual Studio 2008 SP1 both provide convenient means to get going with these respective technologies. Windows Azure is a good place to host services that your Silverlight application may call, as well as the … Continue reading

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Animation Editor for Silverlight – Sothink Quicker

Not new but usefull. There are a huge number of 3rd party tools for Flash Developers.  This is a natural phenomenon when you have a successful platform with a large adoption in the marketplace.  The same growth in prominent in … Continue reading

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Walkthrough: The power of the November 2009 Silverlight Toolkit testing tools

The November 2009 Silverlight Toolkit is essentially a tools and infrastructure release on top of the October 2009 release (where we first introduced Visual Studio 2010 support). It also adds a Silverlight 4 Beta version. New infrastructure & test tools … Continue reading

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Importing Flash Animations to Silverlight

from SilverlightShow Automatically converting any Flash movie to Silverlight is a complicated task since Flash player and Silverlight runtime have different programming API and programming languages. But there are two tools that could help you with this task - SilverX and … Continue reading

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Create content on the artboard

from expression.microsoft.com Most of the SketchFlow workspace is the same as the Microsoft Expression Blend workspace. The Expression Blend artboard gives you a view of individual screens on which you can draw by using any of the drawing tools in … Continue reading

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Silverlight, PRISM, and .NET RIA Services

from David Hill For the past couple of weeks I’ve been working on a sample that shows how you can use Prism and .Net RIA Services (I’m going to call it .NRS for short) together. In this post I’m going … Continue reading

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XAML Power Toys v5 Will Be Available Sunday

from Karl on WPF My blog has been very quiet the last month because I’ve been working very long hours in preparation for the next release of Visual Studio 2010.  On the weekends I was relaxing and not doing much … Continue reading

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