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Creating an Animated ContentControl

, 15 Dec 2010 CPOL
Shows how to build a content control which animates transitions between content.
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using System.ComponentModel;
using System.Windows.Input;
using GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Command;

namespace AnimatedContentControlSample.ViewModels
	/// <summary>
	/// Viewmodel for the main window
	/// </summary>
	class MainWindowViewModel : ViewModelBase
		private object m_content;
		private int m_contentCount;

		/// <summary>
		/// Gets the content that is to be displayed in the view
		/// </summary>
		public object Content
			get { return m_content; }
				if (m_content != value)
					m_content = value;
		public ICommand ChangeContentCommand
				return new RelayCommand(() => Content = new MyContentViewModel(++m_contentCount));

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About the Author

Software Developer ABB
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My name is Isak Savo and I work as a Research Engineer at ABB Corporate Research in Västerås, Sweden. My work is focused around user experience which includes a lot of prototyping of new solutions for user interfaces and user interaction.

While I have a background in C programming in a Linux environment, my daily work is mostly spent in Windows using C# and WPF.

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