Category Archives: WPF

Improving the startup performance of your WPF applications

Quite a few questions came up about WPF at our last two Public Sector Developer Conferences in Seattle & Olympia, WA.  I forgot to let people know that I am keeping a WPF Resources list on my Windows Live Space.  … Continue reading

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WEBCAST FOLLOW UP: Building an Application using the WPF Designer in Visual Studio 2008

Thanks to everyone who attended the webcast today.  The deck and code are available here.  The recording should be available soon.  You can get to the recording by clicking the original registration url here.

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WEBCAST: Building an Application using the WPF Designer in Visual Studio 2008

October 16th 2:00P-3:30P EST (11:00A-12:30P PST) NOTE: Silverlight developers are encouraged to attend.  By attending, you will get a feel for the future design experience for Silverlight in Visual Studio. This session will cover some of the great new features … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Exceed offers a FREE DataGrid for WPF

Yes, you read that right!  Details here.

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DotNetBar for WPF

The top three requests I hear from customers regarding WPF controls are something like the DataGridView in WinForms, Office 2007 Ribbon, and behavior similar to how Visual Studio allows you to drag & drop / dock / undock windows like … Continue reading

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What’s new in WPF 3.5?

Tim Sneath has some details here, plus there is a great video that was just published on Channel 9 here.

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Hands on Labs to help you test out the new WPF Designer in Visual Studio 2008

Charles Sterling has put together a great 3 part Hands on Lab where you start off using Visual Studio 2008 and the new WPF Designer (code name "Cider") to build an Browser Application (.xbap).  Then, he walks you through how … Continue reading

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