Download e-book for kindle: Microsoft Expression Blend 4 Unleashed by Brennon Williams

By Brennon Williams

ISBN-10: 0672331071

ISBN-13: 9780672331077

This ebook isn't really approximately XAML, now not approximately code nor specific paintings flows. it really is approximately easily dragging, shedding, drawing, and defining the adventure and imaginative and prescient for a person interface and wealthy interactive adventure. you'll how one can paintings with the middle positive aspects of mixture, edit kinds and Templates, and extra importantly, comprehend what all of them suggest. additionally, you will paintings intimately with components, States, and Behaviors to appreciate how jointly they could supply your recommendations complicated performance with out the necessity for code or hand-cranked XAML.

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The movement of the tabs and docking is very similar to that of Visual Studio if you have previously experienced that product. Tab Collection Tabs are held in collections in the Blend interface, and you have the options to change the order of the tabs by simply dragging them left and right to re-order them. Auto Hide This option enables you to hide/unhide the selected tab collection. You can choose to “float” any tab by click and holding your chosen tab and moving the tab away from the collection.

68, both Silverlight and WPF share some common controls such as the TextBox, PasswordBox, and RichTextBox, for example. See Chapter 4, “Common Properties and Functionality,” for more details around using Text input controls. 67 The Layout panel collection for both Silverlight and WPF. NOTE Why Does WPF Have More Controls Than Silverlight? Net Framework version that supports Silverlight. Most of the removed controls are available from the Silverlight SDK or additional libraries. 69. See Chapter 4 for more details around using Text input controls.

In the project template list, select the Silverlight Application + website option. 5. Leave the default name and, if suitable, location as is provided. 6. Ensure that you have C# selected as your language type. NOTE Why Don’t You Have the Same Project Types Showing? Depending on what you have installed, Expression Blend shows different project template options, and this should not concern you at present. In the following sections, you see where to get copies of various Expression Blend add-ins, which give you similar project template options as shown.

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