Moving Your App and Skills from Windows Forms to Microsoft Silverlight (and WPF)
Play Moving Your App and Skills from Windows Forms to Microsoft Silverlight (and WPF)
Let's tackle moving a Windows Forms application to Silverlight. We cover the differences between the platforms and overall approaches,look at what is successful,and then run through an application migration using a data-oriented Windows Forms application. At the end of this session,you'll have seen a Windows Forms app moved to Silverlight,have seen the decision points for choosing between Silverlight and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF),and will understand what you need to do to get started porting your Windows Forms knowledge and applications to XAML-based platforms.