Silverlight Firestarter Labs

This Silverlight 4 Firestarter Training course was created to enable fast adoption of Silverlight for line of business applications. All the labs are very practical oriented and provides a real-world samples used in Silverlight Line of Business (LOB) applications. The course is built from 11 modules. Each module has 1 lab and 1 or more videos. You can either get them all in our offline package or check them out individually below:

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New On Ramp Labs (100 level)

  • Hands on labs specifically focused on helping new developers get up to speed quickly on Silverlight
  • Do you know WinForms? HTML? ASP.NET? Want to learn Silverlight? We have a lab for you! 

 

Building Better Business Apps (200-300 level) 

  • Hands on labs focused on taking advantage of Silverlight to build real world business applications
  • Apply Data Strategies, MVVM, Patterns, Out of Browser, RIA Services, and much more using Silverlight
  • Lab 10 - Using the MVVM Pattern in Silverlight Applications - Excercies 1-3
    37 minutes, 4 seconds
  • Lab 1 - Exercise 1 - Exploring a Windows Forms Application
    8 minutes, 19 seconds
  • Lab 1 - Exercise 2 - Migrating a Windows Forms Application to Silverlight
    10 minutes, 33 seconds
  • Lab 1 - Exercise 3 - Calling a WCF Service and Binding Data
    28 minutes, 36 seconds
  • Lab 7 - Working with WCF Services in Silverlight Applications - Exercises 1-3
    43 minutes, 57 seconds
  • Lab 8 - Using WCF RIA Services - Exercises 1-5
    46 minutes, 52 seconds
  • Lab 3 - Working with Panels, XAML, and Controls – Exercises 1-3
    22 minutes, 44 seconds
  • Lab 5 - Exercise 1 and 2 - Enabling and Detecting Out of Browser
    11 minutes, 27 seconds
  • Lab 5 - Exercise 3 - Customizing the Window and enabling Elevated Privileges
    12 minutes, 28 seconds
  • Lab 5 - Exercise 4 - Export Data to Excel, Word, and more
    8 minutes, 6 seconds