XAML

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What's the deal with dependency properties?
With in a span of last few weeks; more people have asked me the same question over and over again - Below is my rant on the same: what's the deal with dependency properties? I seriously think that dependency properties is one thing which didn’t get the respect and attention it deserved. I mean when i first discovered it; i was in awe!! Its such a strong concept that i was mesmerised by both its power and even based few of my “design” on its principle!! for a understanding on DPs consider my previous ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 8:17 PM | Comments (1)

Databinding in Silverlight and WPF
Databinding in SL and WPF are interesting concepts and once mastered really solves many a issues with cleaner code. In XAML everything is dataaware. Elements can be bound to data from a variety of data sources in the form of common language runtime (CLR) objects and XML. In this post we will discuss about Simple CLR Object binding using code Simple CLR Binding using XAML only – Demo value converters Control Binding – Slider and textbox Implementing IValueConverter Validation Update Source Trigger ......

Posted On Friday, September 18, 2009 11:51 AM | Comments (0)

Dependency Properties
Dependency properties is one concept which i always marvel. As programmer / developer i always like the concept, as by just introducing DP, so many stuff now is so easy(Read Template programming in XAML). DP is called a BEAST (in Silverlight and WPF) for reasons of complexity involved in understanding them. Also, of course, because they are so powerful language paradigm. I sometimes do think DP did not actually got their due. I mean, so many efforts is gone into explaining Lambda expressions, LINQ, ......

Posted On Friday, September 18, 2009 11:35 AM | Comments (12)