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Average article rating: 4.69

Applications & Tools
Applications
Posted: 7 Aug 2011   Updated: 7 Aug 2011   Views: 8,329   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.27
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 11   Downloaded: 0
A look at how easy it is to use the “Copy XAML” feature in Expression Design to create HTML5 SVG Path Data
HTML / CSS
HTML
Posted: 1 Aug 2012   Updated: 1 Aug 2012   Views: 6,220   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 7   Downloaded: 0
Showing the AppBar for HTML Metro Applications in Design Mode using Blend for Visual Studio 2012.
Silverlight
Applications
Posted: 5 Aug 2011   Updated: 5 Aug 2011   Views: 8,727   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.23
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 14   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to communicate between two local Silverlight Applications
Posted: 7 Sep 2011   Updated: 7 Sep 2011   Views: 9,361   Rating: 2.50/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 0.30
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 6   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to get started working with the Silverlight 5 RC
General
Posted: 21 Jan 2011   Updated: 21 Jan 2011   Views: 6,662   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.23
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
We will explore if a Silverlight application must end in .XAP.
HowTo
Posted: 6 Jan 2011   Updated: 6 Jan 2011   Views: 27,489   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.91
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 15   Downloaded: 0
This article describes how to prevent your Silverlight XAP file from caching in your browser.
Posted: 11 Mar 2011   Updated: 11 Mar 2011   Views: 21,026   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.82
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 8   Downloaded: 0
Here is an easy way to profile your Silverlight Applications after installing Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1
Posted: 12 Sep 2011   Updated: 12 Sep 2011   Views: 17,213   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.30
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 12   Downloaded: 583
A look at how to get started working with P/Invoke in the Silverlight 5 RC.
Windows Phone 7/8
Applications
Posted: 31 Aug 2011   Updated: 31 Aug 2011   Views: 12,007   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 5.12
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 26   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to update the Application Tile Information in Windows Phone 7 Mango
Posted: 3 Sep 2011   Updated: 3 Sep 2011   Views: 17,911   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.33
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 17   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to extract a SQL CE DB from Isolated Storage in Windows Phone 7 Mango
General
Posted: 22 Feb 2011   Updated: 22 Feb 2011   Views: 18,722   Rating: 4.46/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.04
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 6   Downloaded: 344
This article describes how to attach a command to the Windows Phone 7 Application Bar.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011   Updated: 11 Mar 2011   Views: 19,440   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.97
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 23   Downloaded: 536
A look at the new Windows Phone 7 controls by Coding4Fun
Windows Presentation Foundation
General
Posted: 31 Jul 2011   Updated: 31 Jul 2011   Views: 16,266   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.38
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 33   Downloaded: 0
A look at the new Surface SDK 2.0 that was recently released by Microsoft
Windows 8 Design
General
Posted: 23 Sep 2011   Updated: 23 Sep 2011   Views: 11,433   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 11   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to enable Frame Rate Counter for XAML Applications in Windows 8
Posted: 7 Oct 2011   Updated: 7 Oct 2011   Views: 6,696   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.93
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 7   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to enable Frame Rate Counter for HTML Applications in Windows 8
Posted: 1 Nov 2011   Updated: 1 Nov 2011   Views: 9,432   Rating: 4.63/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.20
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 8   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to add an Application Bar to your XAML Metro applications.
Scrapbook
General
Posted: 24 Sep 2011   Updated: 24 Sep 2011   Views: 5,950   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.33
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
A look at how to download all of the Build Videos using Juice or PowerShell
Reviews on Third Party Products and Tools
General
Posted: 5 Apr 2011   Updated: 5 Apr 2011   Views: 7,567   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.30
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
A Silverlight Developer’s look at TFS 2010 Remote Hosting
Third Party Products and Tools
General
Posted: 22 Mar 2011   Updated: 22 Mar 2011   Views: 9,025   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.38
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 11   Downloaded: 0
Easy way to add Analytics to your Windows Phone 7 App with Preemptive Solutions

Average blogs rating: 4.78

Silverlight
General
Posted: 22 Nov 2010   Updated: 22 Nov 2010   Views: 8,210   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 4   Downloaded: 0
Customize the Silverlight Installation Experience in about 15 Minutes
Posted: 6 Dec 2010   Updated: 6 Dec 2010   Views: 8,311   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
Silverlight 5 is coming next year (2011) and this blog post will tell you what you need to know before the beta ships. First, let me address people saying that it is dead after PDC 2010. I believe that it’s best to see what the market is doing, not the vendor.
Posted: 4 Jan 2011   Updated: 4 Jan 2011   Views: 4,035   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
A better way to organize your Silverlight Code Snippets
Posted: 22 Nov 2010   Updated: 6 Jan 2011   Views: 31,723   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 37   Popularity: 7.64
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 49   Downloaded: 0
15 Things I've discovered about Silverlight
Posted: 17 Jan 2011   Updated: 17 Jan 2011   Views: 5,758   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
Ten things I would say if I were in a Silverlight focus group
Windows Phone 7/8
General
Posted: 22 Nov 2010   Updated: 22 Nov 2010   Views: 12,123   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 18   Downloaded: 0
This is the last post in a series of articles detailing the process of building/deploying a WP7 application. I’ve walked you through setting up the tools, to playing with the hardware to deploying your application to the actual hardware. Now I’m going to show you how to submit an app to the market.
Posted: 5 Feb 2011   Updated: 6 Feb 2011   Views: 8,281   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 5   Downloaded: 0
Quick run through of the WP7 Developer Tools January 2011
Posted: 8 Mar 2011   Updated: 8 Mar 2011   Views: 8,099   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 0
Taking a look at the Mindscape Phone Elements for WP7
Windows CE
Posted: 18 Apr 2013   Updated: 18 Apr 2013   Views: 2,319   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
I hear this question a lot.. Should I use code-behind or MVVM in my application? What are the pros/cons of each and can you show me a simple example of how a Command works?
Uncategorised Tips and Tricks
General
Posted: 23 Nov 2010   Updated: 23 Nov 2010   Views: 7,338   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
I wanted to create a series of blog post that gets right to the point and is aimed specifically at Silverlight Developers. The most important things I want this series to answer is : What is it?  Why do I care? How do I do it? I hope that you enjoy this series. Let’s get started: Ti
Posted: 29 Nov 2010   Updated: 29 Nov 2010   Views: 4,739   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 0   Downloaded: 0
Tips/Tricks for Silverlight Developers
Posted: 13 Dec 2010   Updated: 13 Dec 2010   Views: 5,246   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
Part 3 of 4 : Tips/Tricks for Silverlight Developers
Posted: 24 Dec 2010   Updated: 24 Dec 2010   Views: 5,679   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
Part 4 of a series of blog posts that get right to the point and is aimed specifically at Silverlight Developers.
Book Reviews
.NET
Posted: 4 Jan 2011   Updated: 4 Jan 2011   Views: 10,553   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 7   Downloaded: 0
I have read a few Silverlight 4/Expression books in 2010 and decided to post the “best of” collection.
Uncategorised Technical Blogs
General
Posted: 22 Nov 2010   Updated: 22 Nov 2010   Views: 7,645   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
Visual Studio Async CTP for the rest of us…

Average tips rating: 4.00

Programming Tips
General
Posted: 16 Mar 2011   Updated: 20 Mar 2011   Views: 5,868   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 0
This article will show you a tip/trick to help your ad display properly.
Posted: 14 Apr 2011   Updated: 14 Apr 2011   Views: 5,286   Rating: 3.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 0.90
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 0
Silverlight 5 enables support for multi-click input on left and right mouse button
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mbcrump
Software Developer (Senior) Telerik
United States United States
Michael Crump is a Silverlight MVP and MCPD that has been involved with computers in one way or another for as long as he can remember, but started professionally in 2002. After spending years working as a systems administrator/tech support analyst, Michael branched out and started developing internal utilities that automated repetitive tasks and freed up full-time employees. From there, he was offered a job working at McKesson corporation and has been working with some form of .NET and VB/C# since 2003.
 
He has worked at Fortune 500 companies where he gained experience in embedded systems design and software development to systems administration and database programming, and everything in between.
 
His primary focus right now is developing healthcare software solutions using Microsoft .NET technologies. He prefers building infrastructure components, reusable shared libraries and helping companies define, develop and automate process standards and guidelines.
 
You can read his blog at: MichaelCrump.net or follow him on Twitter at @mbcrump.
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