DevRadioJan 20, 2016 at 5:00PM2
Continuing our series on XAML Controls, Jerry Nixon welcomes Micah Lewis from the XAML team to discuss even more ways in which you can use XAML to create your Windows apps. [1:15] Buttons! What’s the big difference here?[6:30] How about the ProgressBar? Let’s talk about the big changes here.[10:40]…
DevRadioJan 22, 2016 at 5:35PM0
Windows runs on millions of devices around the world from Raspberry Pi to 10-foot console experiences in Xbox and everything in between. In Part 3 of our series on XAML Controls, Jerry Nixon welcomes Harini Kannan and Ben Pryor to the show as they discuss Responsive UI in XAML and show us how the…
Steve Guttman, Product Unit Manager for Expression Web, is hard at work on a session to be presented at MIX09 which will illustrate how Expression Web can be used to build resilient standards-based sites for use across a wide range of browsers and platforms.
In this episode we discuss the…
Unni Ravindranathan takes on a tour of the new
Expression Blend 3 Preview released at MIX09. Not only has Blend been updated to support Silverlight 3, but many new features have been added including improved graphic design tools,
Intellisense, TFS integration and improved extensibility.
As a follow-up to
part 1, Jaime Rodriguez meets up with
Unni Ravindranathan from the Expression Blend team. They open the source code project for Blend inside of Blend (endless loop? possibly, but it works). With the code open, Unni explains their
project structure, their naming conventions,…
This is the beginning of a new show on Channel 9 focused on the world of UI technologies available from Microsoft. This includes some of your favorites like WPF, Silverlight, ASP.NET, Expression, IE8 and more. We'll be showing new features, patterns and practices from experts and samples of…
This screencast is a continuation of a previous screencast entitled “Skins for WPF and Silverlight”. In this session we go beyond skinning built-in
controls and learn what’s required to create our own skinnable (or ‘lookless’) controls.
This screencast assumes existing knowledge about styles…
In this screencast we'll cover the topics needed to create custom skins for WPF and Silverlight. Topics include Resources, Templates, Styles and Dictionaries, and we'll see how each builds upon the other to provide a very rich and flexible skinning system
on these platforms.
The sample project…
In this episode, Unni Ravindranathan and Billy Chow join Jaime Rodriguez to introduce the Windows Phone 7 design templates. The design templates are XAML-based templates for building Windows Phone Applications. These templates make it possible for you to copy paste XAML to easily create common…
Everybody can spare 90 seconds, so why not put that time to good use and learn something new?Take your ideas from concept, to completed apps quickly and easily with Expression Blend 4 for Windows Phone. Built in templates for Windows Phone, controls that automatically take on the look and feel of…