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LightSwitch
LightSwitch Star Contest
Posted: 13 Nov 2011   Updated: 13 Nov 2011   Views: 17,447   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.36
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 13   Downloaded: 0
In this Tutorial, I will show you how to integrate a UserControl in LightSwitch Application.
Silverlight
Applications
Posted: 27 Jun 2010   Updated: 28 Jun 2010   Views: 33,019   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.13
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 20   Downloaded: 489
A Simple Application using Silverlight Physics Helper Library
Posted: 6 Jul 2010   Updated: 6 Jul 2010   Views: 60,936   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 37   Popularity: 7.77
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In this article I will guide you creating a File Explorer in Silverlight 4. This step-by-step guide will help yoou understanding the API call and how to access local files, folders and drives using the Silverlight 4 COM APIs.
Controls
Posted: 27 Jul 2010   Updated: 27 Jul 2010   Views: 28,817   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.85
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In this article, I will guide you to understand the functionality of this control. Also, I will guide you step-by-step to create your first PathListBox control demo application. Here we will create the above two samples where the collection of texts will position them in proper location on the edge
Posted: 29 Jul 2010   Updated: 29 Jul 2010   Views: 22,395   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.95
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 18   Downloaded: 459
In this post, I will demonstrate how to animate the items in a specific direction in your PathListBox control. This will not only guide you for animation in PathListBox but also will help you understanding the StoryBoard creation (if you are very new to Silverlight).
Posted: 10 Sep 2010   Updated: 12 Sep 2010   Views: 32,885   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.80
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In this article, I am going to describe each shape and the process of adding it in our application (whenever we need to). This article is for the beginners who don’t know much about the shape controls.
Posted: 11 Jan 2011   Updated: 11 Jan 2011   Views: 66,644   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 6.85
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 42   Downloaded: 1,950
A Quick Guide to Silverlight Ribbon Controls (Part - 1)
General
Posted: 20 Nov 2009   Updated: 20 Nov 2009   Views: 11,752   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.10
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 15   Downloaded: 300
This article demonstrates all the new notification features in Silverlight 4.
HowTo
Posted: 6 Nov 2009   Updated: 6 Nov 2009   Views: 14,002   Rating: 4.16/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.24
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 16   Downloaded: 0
Here I will explain the feature & step by step process for implementing the Silverlight Out-Of-Browser functionality.
Posted: 20 Nov 2009   Updated: 20 Nov 2009   Views: 34,864   Rating: 4.36/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 4.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 21   Downloaded: 4,012
Silverlight 4 Beta 1 has been released by Microsoft on 18th November 2009. Among the new features, I will demonstrate one of them “Accessing Default Webcam using Silverlight 4”.
Posted: 28 Nov 2009   Updated: 28 Nov 2009   Views: 34,153   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.89
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This article demonstrates the all new right click feature of Silverlight 4.
Posted: 27 Mar 2010   Updated: 27 Mar 2010   Views: 23,703   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.63
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 19   Downloaded: 306
In this article, I will guide you to create a simple customized OOB Window Application in Silverlight 4 RC. After the end of this tutorial, you will be able to create a Customized OOB Window in Silverlight 4.
Posted: 22 Apr 2010   Updated: 22 Apr 2010   Views: 29,842   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.89
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 10   Downloaded: 0
Silverlight 4 now has support for installing out-of-browser application silently. In this article, I will describe about it.
Posted: 24 Apr 2010   Updated: 24 Apr 2010   Views: 40,165   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.35
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 14   Downloaded: 1,866
Silverlight 4 now supports printing functionality using the Printing APIs. Using the APIs, you can now print your whole application screen or a portion of the application. Also, you can customize the look while you printing your part/full application. In this post, I will step you guys to the depth.
Posted: 9 May 2010   Updated: 9 May 2010   Views: 83,019   Rating: 4.35/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 4.50
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 23   Downloaded: 3,155
Silverlight BusyIndicator is not a new thing in Silverlight. It was first added in Silverlight 3 Toolkit in November 2009 release (if I am not wrong). In this post, I will describe about this for those who want to know about it.
Posted: 7 May 2010   Updated: 11 May 2010   Views: 60,229   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.45
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 37   Downloaded: 729
In this article, I will describe how to implement the command binding to load some information & display it to the UI.
Posted: 13 May 2010   Updated: 15 May 2010   Views: 88,711   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.30
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 19   Downloaded: 1,564
In this article, I will show you how to create an Drag and Drop ListBox using the Silverlight 4 ToolKit. Here you will learn how to drag and drop between two ListBoxes as well as in the same ListBox.
Posted: 26 May 2010   Updated: 31 May 2010   Views: 101,255   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.71
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 61   Downloaded: 0
Silverlight 4 has the feature to talk with Excel or any other application using the COM API. In this article, I will guide you to understand this feature step-by-step.
Posted: 16 Jun 2010   Updated: 17 Jun 2010   Views: 44,171   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 7.07
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Silverlight 4 has the power to talk with any other application using the COM API. After reading this article, you will be able to pin/unpin any Windows application to your Windows 7 taskbar directly from your Silverlight 4 out-of-browser application.
Posted: 2 Jul 2010   Updated: 2 Jul 2010   Views: 28,399   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 6.24
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In this article, I will demonstrate in a step-by-step manner how we can create a Text-to-Speech application using the COM APIs in Silverlight 4. Read it. Learn and Vote for this Article. Feedback and/or Suggestions are most welcome.
Posted: 15 Jul 2010   Updated: 15 Jul 2010   Views: 13,057   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.73
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In this article, I will guide you through creating a UI Wrapper Library for the installation experience of your Silverlight Out-of-Browser application.
Posted: 19 Jul 2010   Updated: 20 Jul 2010   Views: 28,736   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 6.03
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In this post, I will describe how to integrate the new symbol for the Indian Rupee in Silverlight application.
Posted: 14 Aug 2010   Updated: 15 Aug 2010   Views: 54,336   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 36   Popularity: 7.53
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 73   Downloaded: 376
In this article, I described little about MEF and then described it in depth using a Console Application. Read it and don't forget to vote and share your feedback.
Posted: 24 Aug 2010   Updated: 26 Aug 2010   Views: 37,357   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 7.16
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 38   Downloaded: 395
In this article, I describe MEF using a Silverlight Application. Read it and don't forget to vote and share your feedback.
Posted: 27 Aug 2010   Updated: 27 Aug 2010   Views: 38,459   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 7.21
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 34   Downloaded: 274
In this article, I described the need of MEF using a Console Application. Read it and don't forget to vote for it and share your feedback.
Posted: 19 Oct 2010   Updated: 29 Oct 2010   Views: 94,398   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 39   Popularity: 7.70
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In this article, I will show you how you can start with Visual Studio LightSwitch with an example.
Posted: 6 Nov 2010   Updated: 6 Nov 2010   Views: 109,597   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.78
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In this article, I will show you how to fire Triggers to call some methods present in your ViewModel, instead of writing in the code behind file. Read more to learn about it.
Posted: 13 Nov 2010   Updated: 13 Nov 2010   Views: 21,744   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.40
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 14   Downloaded: 0
Customized Scrolling in Silverlight using Expression Blend
Posted: 7 Dec 2010   Updated: 7 Dec 2010   Views: 31,754   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 15   Popularity: 5.82
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Do you work with Silverlight DataGrid and want to group your records inside the DataGrid in a proper manner? If so, this article is for you. Here we will learn about data grouping inside a DataGrid.
Posted: 7 Dec 2010   Updated: 7 Dec 2010   Views: 32,054   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.57
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In this article, we will see how this PagedCollectionView will help us to filter out the records based on the search keyword. Not much code but the trick done with the same class will do everything for us in some easy way. We will learn about this here in this article.
Posted: 2 Jan 2011   Updated: 2 Jan 2011   Views: 31,679   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 15   Popularity: 5.83
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Do you have a huge collection of data inside your DataGrid and want to integrate Pagination to show records page by page and don’t know how to do? Then this article will help you to understand the same.
Posted: 8 Jan 2011   Updated: 8 Jan 2011   Views: 51,340   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.37
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In this article, I will guide you through the steps of customization with the help of a sample application. We will need Microsoft Expression Blend for the full customization. Read the complete article to learn about it.
Posted: 19 Jan 2011   Updated: 20 Jan 2011   Views: 55,696   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.01
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This article will definitely help you. Here, I will show you how to modify the XAML to add different content to create a multi level row group header too.
Posted: 14 Mar 2011   Updated: 14 Mar 2011   Views: 43,048   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.72
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Steps to Discuss Application Library Caching in Silverlight 4
Posted: 17 Apr 2011   Updated: 17 Apr 2011   Views: 24,748   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.07
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Read the complete article to know more about it and gather knowledge on the debugging feature with a simple code walkthrough. At the end, don't hesitate to leave your feedback. Appreciate your Vote.
Posted: 20 Apr 2011   Updated: 20 Apr 2011   Views: 16,162   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.61
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Silverlight 5 Beta has been announced with newly added feature called ClickCount. It's a property added to the MouseButtonEventArgs. Using this, you will be able to find out how many multiple clicks happened by the user.
Posted: 8 May 2011   Updated: 8 May 2011   Views: 9,960   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.42
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ImplicitDataTemplate is a new feature in Silverlight 5. Using ImplicitDataTemplate, you can declare multiple Data Templates for your control and based on the data type, you can load the proper data template automatically. In this article, we will discuss on the same step by step with a good example.
Posted: 26 Jul 2011   Updated: 26 Jul 2011   Views: 40,417   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 44   Popularity: 8.16
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Communicate Between Two Local Silverlight Applications
Posted: 12 Sep 2011   Updated: 12 Sep 2011   Views: 10,589   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.70
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How to open the "Run Dialog" directly from the Silverlight 5 application
Posted: 16 Sep 2011   Updated: 16 Sep 2011   Views: 10,996   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.47
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Pinging a network IP or Hostname is not available in Silverlight. But you can do this using WCF service. In this post, I am going to implement the same thing for you.
Windows Phone 7/8
Controls
Posted: 13 Jun 2012   Updated: 13 Jun 2012   Views: 6,427   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.34
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As a WP7Dev, you might want to build a stunning application with an animation to the page navigation or orientation changes. This article will help you to do so by using the Telerik RadControls for Windows Phone 7. Continue reading to learn more about the APIs and the implementation steps.
C#
General
Posted: 16 Oct 2010   Updated: 18 Oct 2010   Views: 294,513   Rating: 4.72/5    Votes: 83   Popularity: 9.06
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In this article, I will discuss about C# Best Coding Practices in detail.
Windows Presentation Foundation
Applications
Posted: 2 Apr 2010   Updated: 3 Apr 2010   Views: 33,845   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.26
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In this article, I will describe Image manipulation in Windows 7 multitouch Environment
Programming Tips
General
Posted: 10 Mar 2010   Updated: 10 Mar 2010   Views: 31,334   Rating: 4.60/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 5.76
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In this article I will describe about some new features of Visual Studio 2010 which I explored till now. These features are really very useful in terms of productive development. This article is mainly targeted for beginners of Visual Studio 2010 but everybody can get benefit on the same.
Windows 8 Design
General
Posted: 17 Jan 2012   Updated: 17 Jan 2012   Views: 47,170   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.97
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In this first part (10 mint Video Tutorial), we will learn how to get started with the Project and also we will learn the project structure. Later we will have a small demo to show you how to develop your first “Hello Metro Style Application” using Visual Studio 2011 IDE. Continue to the tutorial to
Interviews
General
Posted: 14 Aug 2013   Updated: 14 Aug 2013   Views: 6,418   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.94
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Welcome to our continuing series of Code Project interviews in which we talk to developers about their backgrounds, projects, interests and pet peeves. In this installment we talk to Kunal Chowdhury, Microsoft MVP in Silverlight, a Telerik MVP and a Nokia Developer Champion. Oh yes, and a two-time C
Scrapbook
General
Posted: 20 Jan 2011   Updated: 25 Jan 2013   Views: 180,454   Rating: 4.99/5    Votes: 48   Popularity: 8.39
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It's all about the unofficial CodeProject meetup in Lonavala (a hilly region between Pune and Mumbai), India on 11th December 2010. Supported by GIT members.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013   Updated: 13 Nov 2013   Views: 11,058   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 39   Popularity: 7.87
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In the summer of 2013, CodeProject celebrated hitting 10 million members and invited various CodeProject members to host get-togethers around the world. Here are some of the goings-on at those celebrations.
Third Party Products and Tools
General
Posted: 22 Feb 2011   Updated: 22 Feb 2011   Views: 21,630   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.98
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In this article, I am going to describe you all the APIs of Masked TextBox control and the ways to use it to mask your input. Hope this will help you to understand the control in depth.
Telerik
Posted: 16 Feb 2011   Updated: 16 Feb 2011   Views: 34,327   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.46
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In this tutorial, we will discuss on BusyIndicator of Telerik RadControls Library. Follow the step-by-step tutorial to know how to use it.
Posted: 5 Mar 2012   Updated: 5 Mar 2012   Views: 14,042   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.52
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Here in this article, we will learn how to use Telerik BusyIndicator control in your Windows Phone 7 and let the user know that some operations are going on in the background.
Posted: 19 Sep 2012   Updated: 20 Sep 2012   Views: 9,540   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.96
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Today in this post, we will jumpstart with the RadDataBoundListBox and see the benefits of using it in our Windows Phone applications.

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Document / View
Doc/View Internals
Posted: 7 Aug 2011   Updated: 7 Aug 2011   Views: 13,692   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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How to get rid of the XAML Design view inside Visual Studio IDE?
Files and Folders
Memory Mapped Files
Posted: 30 Nov 2009   Updated: 30 Nov 2009   Views: 17,931   Rating: 3.67/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.67
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In this post, I will describe another feature of Silverlight 4 “Access to external content”. Here I will show how to drag and drop some external images to my sample application.
Printing
Print Preview
Posted: 22 Mar 2010   Updated: 22 Mar 2010   Views: 8,216   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Silverlight 4 now supports printing functionality using the Printing APIs. Using the API’s you can now print your whole application screen or a portion of the application. Also, you can customize the look while you printing your part/full application. In this post I will step you guys to the depth o
Shell and IE programming
IE / Explorer plug-ins
Posted: 12 Mar 2011   Updated: 12 Mar 2011   Views: 21,088   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.05
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History of Internet Explorer [Birth of #IE to #IE9]
Applications & Tools
CodeProject Tools
Posted: 25 Feb 2011   Updated: 25 Feb 2011   Views: 2,518   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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You might know about the Visual Studio 2010 Productivity Power Tools extension, which has several features on top of the Visual Studio's default IDE features. Recently, they released the new version which has some other benefits over the previous versions.     In this post, I am going to discus
General
Posted: 26 Feb 2011   Updated: 26 Feb 2011   Views: 7,411   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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Multi Targeted Add Reference Support in Productivity Power Tools
Custom Controls
General
Posted: 5 Apr 2011   Updated: 5 Apr 2011   Views: 24,868   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.57
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I am working on Silverlight since 3 years ago and during the initial period I had a fear of creating Custom controls. I was more confident of creating UserControls, but when I started working on custom controls, I came to know the power of custom controls. Currently, I see the same fear in others...
Posted: 6 Apr 2011   Updated: 6 Apr 2011   Views: 7,452   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.85
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This is a continuation to my previous post "How to create a Custom Control in Silverlight".
Posted: 6 Apr 2011   Updated: 6 Apr 2011   Views: 20,470   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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Continuing to our 2nd chapter of the series here on Silverlight Custom Control. In this chapter we will discuss on dynamically setting the Content and other properties to our Custom Control that we implemented earlier. After reading this article, you will be able to create properties and set content
Posted: 9 Apr 2011   Updated: 9 Apr 2011   Views: 20,924   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.94
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In this article, we will learn how to access the template parts from code behind to do various operations in the UI front.
Posted: 9 Apr 2011   Updated: 9 Apr 2011   Views: 77,850   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 30   Popularity: 7.23
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That's a good question that came up after the series in my blog.
HTML / CSS
HTML
Posted: 28 Sep 2010   Updated: 28 Sep 2010   Views: 101,941   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.19
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How to execute a Local File using HTML Application?
Silverlight
General
Posted: 20 Nov 2009   Updated: 20 Nov 2009   Views: 9,532   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Silverlight Notification API is a new feature introduced in Silverlight 4 Beta 1. If you are developing your application using Silverlight and want to show some notification message like Outlook to the user, then you can use this.
Posted: 26 Jan 2010   Updated: 26 Jan 2010   Views: 13,366   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.03
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In this post, I will discuss how to create a Silverlight arrow. This will be beneficial for implementing Silverlight presentations where you can add some arrows to point to some blocks. This is simple enough to implement & will be beneficial for beginners.
Posted: 20 Jul 2010   Updated: 20 Jul 2010   Views: 7,960   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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How to use new Rupee Symbol of India in Silverlight?
Posted: 24 Jul 2010   Updated: 24 Jul 2010   Views: 13,849   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.40
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I found various people in different forums asking for the logic on the implementation part for passing value to Silverlight application from ASP.NET application. In this post, I will describe it.
Posted: 3 Aug 2010   Updated: 3 Aug 2010   Views: 14,264   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.96
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Some of the best practices you should follow while developing in WPF/Silverlight
Posted: 4 Sep 2010   Updated: 4 Sep 2010   Views: 11,505   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Here, I am consolidating all the Silverlight Articles that I posted in my Blog and CodeProject for your further reference. It includes articles of last six months.
Posted: 7 Sep 2010   Updated: 7 Sep 2010   Views: 9,324   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Introduction to Shapes in Silverlight 4
Posted: 23 Sep 2010   Updated: 23 Sep 2010   Views: 15,597   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Recently, I wanted to detect the Silverlight version for one of my on going R&D. I wanted to detect the version from batch file and depending upon that I wanted to execute one file. Searching over internet I came to know that, HTML Application has some additional power for execution of any local fil
Posted: 20 Oct 2010   Updated: 20 Oct 2010   Views: 11,705   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Simplest Way to Create a Non-Movable Silverlight Child Window
Posted: 22 Oct 2010   Updated: 22 Oct 2010   Views: 9,113   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Choose the way to Create a Silverlight Out-of-Browser Application
Posted: 21 Nov 2010   Updated: 21 Nov 2010   Views: 16,572   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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How to Reposition a Silverlight Child Window?
Posted: 7 Dec 2010   Updated: 7 Dec 2010   Views: 7,186   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.44
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ScottGu gave a Keynote on the future of Silverlight on 2nd December, 2010 where he spoke about the next version of Silverlight, yes, Silverlight 5 Beta. He gave a brief overview of the new & improved features which are coming in Silverlight 5. Read the full post to know more...
Posted: 7 May 2011   Updated: 7 May 2011   Views: 14,093   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.95
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AppManifest.xaml in Silverlight
Posted: 13 May 2011   Updated: 13 May 2011   Views: 8,062   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.36
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There are many new features announced to support Text advancements in Silverlight 5 Beta. Among them, one is character spacing. This feature adds spacing between characters inside a TextBlock, RichTextBox and other control elements. In this post we will demonstrate the use of this new feature.
Posted: 13 May 2011   Updated: 13 May 2011   Views: 35,462   Rating: 4.68/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.44
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In my latest two tips we have seen that we can customize the string using Run, Span tags as well as StringFormat in the XAML page. What about if I want to format it for proper DateTime, Currency or Numeric style? As I told you in my last post that, we can achieve the same using the StringFormat...
Posted: 17 May 2011   Updated: 17 May 2011   Views: 9,354   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Are you aware of the Line Stacking Strategy of Silverlight TextBlock control? If not, this post will help you to understand it and after that you will be able to use it whenever required.
Posted: 17 May 2011   Updated: 17 May 2011   Views: 9,600   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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Learn about Multi Column Text support in Silverlight 5 with a simple example
Posted: 19 May 2011   Updated: 19 May 2011   Views: 10,665   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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In earlier posts, we discussed about Text Advancement in Silverlight 5. In this post, we will discuss another new feature called Binding on Style Setter. This feature is very useful for the XAML designer. If you are a XAML designer, you must...
Posted: 24 May 2011   Updated: 24 May 2011   Views: 11,893   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Multiple Window support is one of the important features in Silverlight 5. Using this you can have additional top level Windows on top of your trusted Silverlight Out-of-Browser application.
Posted: 25 May 2011   Updated: 25 May 2011   Views: 8,391   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Features I'd like to see in future releases of Silverlight 5.
Posted: 27 May 2011   Updated: 27 May 2011   Views: 11,828   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.36
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Silverlight 5 Features Ancestor Relative Source Binding
Posted: 8 Jun 2011   Updated: 8 Jun 2011   Views: 16,961   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Silverlight 5 Features Local File System Access without using COM API
Posted: 6 Jun 2011   Updated: 8 Jun 2011   Views: 10,572   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Sharing the "What's New in Silverlight 5?" slides and demos
Posted: 10 Aug 2011   Updated: 10 Aug 2011   Views: 12,270   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.95
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"Why my Visual Studio debugger is not working for my Silverlight application?" - it's not a new question. People ask this several time in different forums. If you search on net, you may probably find the solution. But, in this post I am just sharing the solution once again for my blog readers and an
Posted: 12 Aug 2011   Updated: 12 Aug 2011   Views: 11,567   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Read this post to know how to detect the browser information using the HtmlPage.BrowserInformation property.
Posted: 17 Aug 2011   Updated: 17 Aug 2011   Views: 17,890   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Bind the same value twice in a control.
Posted: 2 Sep 2011   Updated: 2 Sep 2011   Views: 11,604   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Silverlight 5 Release Candidate is now Available - Download Silverlight 5 RC
Posted: 28 Sep 2011   Updated: 28 Sep 2011   Views: 6,451   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.97
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Pinging a network IP or Hostname is not available in Silverlight. But you can do this using WCF service. In this post I am going to implement the same thing for you. I am using Silverlight 4 here. But this can also be possible in Silverlight 3. Create a Silverlight application with Silverlight host
HowTo
Posted: 30 Oct 2009   Updated: 30 Oct 2009   Views: 7,372   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.40
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Here I will explain the feature & step by step process for implementing the Silverlight Out-Of-Browser functionality.
Posted: 19 Nov 2009   Updated: 21 Nov 2009   Views: 10,375   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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In this post I will demonstrate one of the new features: “Accessing Default Webcam using Silverlight 4”.
Posted: 30 Nov 2009   Updated: 6 Dec 2009   Views: 14,799   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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In this post, I will describe another cool new feature of Silverlight 4
Posted: 30 Nov 2009   Updated: 6 Dec 2009   Views: 9,565   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Silverlight 4 now has support for Mouse Wheel. From now onwards, you can use mouse wheel event to trigger on mouse wheel rotation. Until the release of Silverlight 4 Beta 1 you had to write JavaScript code & a huge lines of code in C#. Now just forget about those lines. Your code will be clean.
Posted: 10 Aug 2010   Updated: 10 Aug 2010   Views: 12,462   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Description about changing the location of the output of your Silverlight application
Posted: 10 Oct 2010   Updated: 10 Oct 2010   Views: 12,439   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.15
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In this small Tips & Tricks, I will guide you through changing the Style of Caret of a Silverlight TextBox control.
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Attaching an External DataSource in LightSwitch Application
Posted: 9 May 2011   Updated: 9 May 2011   Views: 13,883   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.93
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In general we use multiple TextBlock controls inside a StackPanel to format a single line. In this post I will show you a different way to format a single line. This is very useful if you want to bind any data in the middle of the text string. Also this is useful if you want to format the line with
Posted: 10 May 2011   Updated: 10 May 2011   Views: 15,147   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Using StringFormat to concatenate strings in Silverlight XAML.
Posted: 9 Aug 2011   Updated: 9 Aug 2011   Views: 18,354   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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If you are developing a secured site and want to close the browser window just after the user logs out from the application, this small tip will help you.
Site & Server Management
General
Posted: 16 Sep 2010   Updated: 16 Sep 2010   Views: 16,619   Rating: 4.57/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.84
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Session Management in Silverlight
Validation
Validation Controls
Posted: 23 Sep 2012   Updated: 5 Oct 2012   Views: 24,033   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.52
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Writing validation logic using JavaScript in an HTML form is not easy. We all have seen it in HTML4 but what’s new in HTML5? Will it provide us with an easy way to validate a form by writing just a small piece of code?
Windows Phone 7/8
Applications
Posted: 18 Aug 2011   Updated: 18 Aug 2011   Views: 12,939   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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In this post, we will learn about various font sizes defined in the default style library of Windows Phone 7, so you don't have to define them again and can reuse those styles which will be standard sizes all over any Phone 7 Application
Posted: 8 Jan 2012   Updated: 8 Jan 2012   Views: 12,779   Rating: 2.89/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 2.54
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Pinning an Application to the Start Screen
General
Posted: 29 May 2011   Updated: 29 May 2011   Views: 15,486   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.97
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A list of new features in Windows Phone Developer Tools 7.1 Beta (Mango)
Posted: 19 Aug 2011   Updated: 19 Aug 2011   Views: 13,177   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit - August 2011 (7.1 SDK) Released
Posted: 24 Aug 2011   Updated: 24 Aug 2011   Views: 20,469   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Release Candidate (RC) released – Download the Offline/Web Installer
Posted: 7 Mar 2012   Updated: 7 Mar 2012   Views: 5,245   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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The MarketplaceHubTask API to launch the Windows Phone 7 Hub client in your phone device.
Posted: 28 Mar 2012   Updated: 28 Mar 2012   Views: 3,943   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Windows Phone 7 SDK exposes API to provide user option to save any contact to the Contact list. In your app you may want to include contact saving option. This small post will help you to understand the API and after that, you will be able to use it in any of your applications.
Posted: 31 Mar 2012   Updated: 31 Mar 2012   Views: 17,214   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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In this small post we will learn how to retrieve saved contacts in WP7 using the Windows Phone 7 SDK APIs.
Posted: 4 Apr 2012   Updated: 4 Apr 2012   Views: 15,284   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How to programmatically search for a specific contact in WP7?
Posted: 10 Apr 2012   Updated: 10 Apr 2012   Views: 4,288   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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This small post will help you to understand the basics about the SavePhoneNumberTask API and details about the implementation stuff with step-by-step details.
Posted: 12 Apr 2012   Updated: 12 Apr 2012   Views: 6,044   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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How to call a number programmatically in Windows Phone.
Posted: 15 Apr 2012   Updated: 15 Apr 2012   Views: 6,326   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How can you programmatically retrieve a phone number from an existing contact list?
Posted: 17 Apr 2012   Updated: 17 Apr 2012   Views: 4,424   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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This post will allow you to understand the API of Windows Phone 7 SDK. In this post we will learn about SaveEmailAddressTask class and its API with a simple demo.
Posted: 19 Apr 2012   Updated: 19 Apr 2012   Views: 9,537   Rating: 4.14/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 2.87
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In the last blog post we learnt “How to Save Email Address in WP7 using the SaveEmailAddressTask?” where we shared code snippet of the internal implementation of the SaveEmailAddressTask along with the code implementation of a demo app.   Today in this blog post we will learn how to compose an ema
Posted: 5 Mar 2012   Updated: 19 Apr 2012   Views: 4,749   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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In your Windows Phone 7 application, you may want to search for some application or music rom WP7 Marketplace. How will you do this? This small tips on Windows Phone 7 marketplace related API will help you to write code in your application.   You can easily achieve this by using the Marketplace La
Posted: 19 Mar 2012   Updated: 19 Apr 2012   Views: 6,876   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Sometime in our application, we want to launch the Media Library of the Windows Phone 7 device and also want to provide user the option to view any existing image from that library. So if you want to do this, how will you implement the code?   Windows Phone 7 SDK provides provides API to do this. Us
Posted: 12 Mar 2012   Updated: 19 Apr 2012   Views: 5,121   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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In last two post, we learnt about How to search in the WP7 Marketplace using the MarketplaceSearchTask? and How to Launch the WP7 Marketplace Hub using the MarketplaceHubTask? Today in this small post, we will learn how to launch the application details page.   If you searched application in Marke
Posted: 21 Apr 2012   Updated: 21 Apr 2012   Views: 6,385   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How to retrieve an email address from a contact list with a simple example (including the internal implementation of the API).
Posted: 23 Apr 2012   Updated: 25 Apr 2012   Views: 9,109   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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SmsComposeTask of the WP7 SDK can be used to create SMS from code.
Posted: 26 Apr 2012   Updated: 26 Apr 2012   Views: 5,684   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Do you want to develop an application or game which will update your status or game result in some social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In and/or Windows Live? Then this post will help you to integrate such task in your app.   Using “ShareStatusTask” of the Windows Phone 7 SDK, y
Posted: 30 Apr 2012   Updated: 30 Apr 2012   Views: 8,217   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.96
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Do you want to create an application or game for your Windows Phone 7 that can share links to various social networking sites of users choice? Then this post will help you to integrate the same in your application.   Continue reading the complete post to know more about the API, the internal imple
Content Management Server
General
Posted: 17 Sep 2011   Updated: 17 Sep 2011   Views: 10,920   Rating: 4.56/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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TeamPulse is a project management solution from Telerik based on Agile best practices. You can manage your team project using this Silverlight based tool to actively collaborate between team members, track progress of project.
SQL Reporting Services
General
Posted: 29 Jan 2012   Updated: 29 Jan 2012   Views: 12,248   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Join Hint in SQL - Guest Post by Joydeep Das
C#
General
Posted: 8 Sep 2009   Updated: 8 Sep 2009   Views: 57,842   Rating: 4.54/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 5.88
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A DependencyProperty is set to enable declarative code to alter the properties of an object which reduces the data requirements by providing a more powerful notification system regarding the change of data in a very specific way.
Posted: 22 Mar 2010   Updated: 22 Mar 2010   Views: 12,657   Rating: 4.73/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.73
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In this post, I will talk about one of the new features in C# 4.0 – Named and Optional Parameters. Actually these are not a single feature, but two different features.
Windows Presentation Foundation
Applications
Posted: 24 Aug 2009   Updated: 24 Aug 2009   Views: 18,244   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.41
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Add "Select All" behaviour for all TextBoxes in your WPF application
Posted: 26 Aug 2009   Updated: 26 Aug 2009   Views: 33,675   Rating: 4.11/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.96
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In this post, I will discuss about developing a simple multitouch application using .NET 3.5 SP1.
Posted: 8 Sep 2009   Updated: 8 Sep 2009   Views: 15,034   Rating: 4.43/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.07
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In my last post Windows 7 Multitouch Application Development (Part - I), I described about how to handle multitouch image manipulation in Windows 7 which gives a very basic idea on the multitouch development. In this post, I will show you how to manage multitouch events for multiple images separatel
Controls
Posted: 10 Jul 2011   Updated: 10 Jul 2011   Views: 8,726   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Organizing custom control properties inside Visual Studio and Expression Blend.
Templates
Posted: 22 Mar 2010   Updated: 22 Mar 2010   Views: 7,499   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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In this post, I will describe the new features of Visual Studio 2010 which I already explored. I think this will be beneficial for all.
Macros and Add-ins
General
Posted: 10 Jul 2011   Updated: 10 Jul 2011   Views: 16,090   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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How to install and use the Default Browser Switcher Extension for Visual Studio 2010.
Visual Studio .NET Addins
Posted: 2 Sep 2010   Updated: 2 Sep 2010   Views: 11,931   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.27
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NDepend is a Visual Studio tool to manage .NET code and achieve high quality product. Using NDepend, you can improve your code quality. You can find the unreachable code very easily using this tool. Not only this, it visualizes your code using Graphs & Treemaps.
Programming Tips
General
Posted: 30 Aug 2010   Updated: 30 Aug 2010   Views: 32,056   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 6.37
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MVVM described in a way which is much easier to understand and easy to recall
Posted: 20 Sep 2010   Updated: 17 Oct 2010   Views: 180,252   Rating: 4.43/5    Votes: 32   Popularity: 6.69
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Some C# best coding practices that I learnt over the last few years
Tools and IDE
General
Posted: 28 Jun 2012   Updated: 28 Jun 2012   Views: 9,767   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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If you are a web developer and use Visual Studio to design and develop web applications, this post will help you to improve your productivity. Last year we discussed how to improve your productivity using the “Default Browser Switcher Extension” in Visual Studio 2010.   Now here comes another post
Posted: 1 Jul 2012   Updated: 29 Jun 2012   Views: 21,840   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.33
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In our last blog post we discussed about browser switching mechanism in Visual Studio 2012 for web developers to test their web applications against different web browsers which actually increases the productivity time of such applications.   Today in this post, we will learn about the Refactor
Posted: 2 Jul 2012   Updated: 2 Jul 2012   Views: 25,679   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 RC is now available for public download. There are plenty of new enhancements in this release of Visual Studio IDE. I already started explaining them in my blog for the developers to improve their productivity using this new IDE.   Today in this productivity improvemen
Posted: 4 Jul 2012   Updated: 4 Jul 2012   Views: 8,280   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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“Quick Launch” is a new feature in Visual Studio 2012. If you used Productivity Power Tools in Visual Studio 2010, you might be familiar with this. In Visual Studio 2010 Productivity Tools, you can see this with the name “Quick Access”.   Now Microsoft integrated it as “Quick Launch” in Visual S
Uncategorised Tips and Tricks
General
Posted: 20 Jul 2010   Updated: 20 Jul 2010   Views: 5,812   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Working with Event Handler
Posted: 11 Aug 2010   Updated: 11 Aug 2010   Views: 9,873   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
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Sorting a Collection by its Property Name
Posted: 25 Feb 2011   Updated: 25 Feb 2011   Views: 18,728   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.49
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"Quick Find" a better way using Visual Studio Productivity Power Tools
Expression
General
Posted: 4 Apr 2011   Updated: 4 Apr 2011   Views: 14,200   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
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In this post, I will share you some important Shortcut keys of Microsoft Expression Blend 4. If you are working with Expression Blend 4, this will definitely help you to improve your daily productivity work. Keep the list with you always to best use of the Shortcut keys in Blend 4 while designing
Posted: 13 Apr 2011   Updated: 13 Apr 2011   Views: 10,990   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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How to use Gradient Color Picker in Expression Blend?
Posted: 22 Jul 2011   Updated: 22 Jul 2011   Views: 5,564   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Many time we need to change the layout type of any panel present inside the page. This is mainly a designers job but sometime developers need to change them on their requirement. In that case, people need to find out the start and end tag of the panel and change them accordingly. This is little bit
Posted: 24 Aug 2011   Updated: 24 Aug 2011   Views: 11,330   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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This will be a short tip of the day where I will show you the way to convert a Rectangle or a Ellipse control to a Path control. If you are not familiar with Expression Blend and currently working with it to design your UI, this tip will definitely help you in various scenarios.   Let’s start with
Posted: 26 Aug 2011   Updated: 25 Aug 2011   Views: 11,043   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Crop an object using Expression Blend
Hardware & System
Device Drivers
Posted: 2 Dec 2011   Updated: 2 Dec 2011   Views: 7,607   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Detecting System Information of WP7 Device
Event Logging
Posted: 28 Sep 2011   Updated: 28 Sep 2011   Views: 6,748   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.29
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In Windows Phone 7, the System Tray is the small bar across the top of the screen in Portrait mode. It displays the Signal strength, Current time and Wi-Fi connection strength.   In this post, we will learn more about Windows Phone 7 System Tray. It is easy to write code to show or hide the tray.
Uncategorised Technical Blogs
General
Posted: 21 Jul 2010   Updated: 21 Jul 2010   Views: 10,489   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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In this Tips & Trick, I will show you one nice extension behavior named “Interactive Tooltip”, which will make your development life easier.
Posted: 24 Jul 2010   Updated: 24 Jul 2010   Views: 8,321   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.25
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In my earlier post on “Interactive ToolTip using Visual Studio 2010 Productivity Power Tool”, I discussed about “Interactive ToolTip” feature which comes with the Visual Studio 2010 Productivity Power Tool. In this post, I will share information about the all new “Add Reference” dialog which is full
Posted: 2 Mar 2011   Updated: 2 Mar 2011   Views: 10,413   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Color Highlighting in Visual Studio XAML page using ReSharper 6
Posted: 22 Jul 2011   Updated: 22 Jul 2011   Views: 7,314   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Sometime we need to show a circular loader in WPF and/or Silverlight. We may need it in Windows Phone 7 too. In simple statement, we need to show a circular loader in various XAML applications like Silverlight, WP7 and WPF.   In this article, we will learn how to create a Circular Loader as show
Posted: 22 Jul 2011   Updated: 22 Jul 2011   Views: 5,831   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Last Wednesday (July 6th 2011) we explored a way to create a Circular loader using XAML without writing any line in the code behind file. Lot of you gave a good feedback and discussed various findings on the same.   I did some more investigation to create a different type of circular loader whi
Posted: 19 Sep 2011   Updated: 19 Sep 2011   Views: 9,415   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How to Setup Sprint or Iterations in a Telerik TeamPulse Project?
Posted: 1 Oct 2011   Updated: 1 Oct 2011   Views: 5,770   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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During September 2011, we have seen a no. of product releases by Microsoft including Silverlight 5 RC, Expression Blend 5 Preview, Windows 8 Developer Preview, Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview and Windows Phone 7.1 SDK Final. It was a busy month, no doubt. I also did a no. of posts (26) in my blog
Posted: 1 Dec 2011   Updated: 1 Dec 2011   Views: 4,020   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How to Setup New Stories and Tasks in a Telerik TeamPulse Project?
Posted: 5 Jan 2012   Updated: 5 Jan 2012   Views: 8,096   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Here comes the “Monthly Summary” of posts published during December 2011. I have submitted 16 blog posts on mixed juice. In this post, I will summarize them category wise, so that, you can find them very easily.   December was a great month for me. I started a video tutorial series on Windows 8
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Posted: 4 Dec 2009   Updated: 4 Dec 2009   Views: 14,306   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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While surfing through different forums, I noticed that lots of people are actually facing issues while trying to implement the drag and drop feature. The main problem arises while trying to drag from a ListBox to a panel like canvas. In this post, I will go through the steps to demonstrate such a fe
Telerik
Posted: 17 Sep 2011   Updated: 17 Sep 2011   Views: 8,929   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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In this post, we will learn how to create a TeamPulse project for your team, so that you can manage your stories, bugs and check the status of each individual story.

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Posted: 11 Feb 2010   Updated: 11 Feb 2010   Views: 14,553   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Posted: 30 Jun 2010   Updated: 30 Jun 2010   Views: 8,640   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Here I will show you how you can use the Text Trimming functionality in Silverlight 4.
Posted: 29 Aug 2010   Updated: 29 Aug 2010   Views: 15,290   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.98
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The code describes how to get the Client's Screen Resolution in Silverlight.
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Posted: 7 May 2010   Updated: 7 May 2010   Views: 11,534   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.53
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You all know that Visual Studio 2010 is now available in its RTM version. There are lots of features available in Visual Studio 2010. In this tip, I will talk about the incremental search functionality available inside it, which is very useful in day to day life of coding.So, what is the...
Posted: 7 May 2010   Updated: 7 May 2010   Views: 5,812   Rating: 4.20/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.21
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Before discussing about this feature with you, let me ask you a question “Are you using TDD i.e. Test Driven Development?”. If so, you will find this feature not only useful but very much attractive. So, what is that? Wait, lets ask yourself another question “How to write code while doing Test...
Posted: 21 May 2010   Updated: 21 May 2010   Views: 6,346   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Here I will describe you how to debug using VS2010
Posted: 3 Jun 2010   Updated: 3 Jun 2010   Views: 3,294   Rating: 3.33/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.59
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Suppose two thread subscribed to the same OperationComplete handler and one unsubscribed the event. In such scenario the OperationComplete event will become null and for the next thread due to the event is null it will not execute. This happens mainly in multithreaded applications but you can't guar
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_ Kunal Chowdhury _
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Kunal Chowdhury is a Microsoft "Client Development" MVP (Most Valuable Professional), a Codeproject Mentor, Telerik MVP, Nokia Developer Champion, Speaker in various Microsoft events, Author, passionate Blogger and a Software Engineer by profession.
 
He is currently working in an MNC located in India. He has a very good skill over XAML, C#, Silverlight, Windows Phone, WPF and Windows 8 (WinRT). He posts his findings, articles in his technical blog and CodeProject.
 
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