Application bar is one of the interesting feature for any Metro style applications. Application bar allows you to define standard set of options that your application needs to use at certain context. Metro style applications are generally very clean and does not have any visual portion sharing between toolbars or application options. The app bar […]
WinRT application model is completely different than the existing application models. The Metro style applications are meant to work differently with least user intervention on the apps. So the user for the Metro application does not need to close the application ever. The operating system takes care of memory constraint and suspend the application or […]
In this tips I am going to discuss how you can get list of all WPF elements which are type of Controls and can be accessible publicly. To achieve this I have used reflection to hook the .NET API and get the list of Assembly elements which are types of Controls.
If you are new to WPF, you must know that XAML can define or declare any object under your local / global namespace just like your code does. It has full capability to load up your types based on the namespace you provide in your XAML.
If you are working with Windows Phone 7, the first thing that you should have noticed is the very own Application bar. Application Bar is present in most of the applications that you use in your Windows Phone 7. This is basically a standard Toolbar with a menu associated with it which allows you to […]
One of the interesting control that was introduced with Silverlight 5 is the RichTextBoxOverflow control. This control will show up the portion of the RichTextbox which is overflown to it. A special property called OverflowContentTarget is added to the RichTextBox control to specify the Overflow control.
Silverlight 5 introduces Binding in style Setters. Hence you can use Binding, StaticResource or any markup extension inside the style Setters. Let you have a class that defines your resource based on some custom logic : Now from your style setters you can easily point to the class to get the value of the Thickness. […]
XAML is the most flexible language built ever. More I see XAML, more I know about it. Today while tweaking around with XAML code, I found XAML could be loaded dynamically from any XML string. That means if you have a xaml in a xml file you can probably load the part of the XAML […]