LightSwitch Community Links and Resources

I’ve been trying to stay on top of the forming LightSwitch community and have been collecting a list of bloggers and community resources that talk about LightSwitch. It’s exciting to see people so enthusiastic about the product. I’m sure I haven’t spotted them all but here are some notable bloggers & emerging communities about LightSwitch…. Read more

New SharePoint Developer Team Blog

To make it easy for developers to make sure they’re getting all the latest technical information around developing SharePoint solutions, the SharePoint, Visual Studio and Office User Assistance teams have decided to combine their blogging efforts into the SharePoint Developer Team Blog. Think of it as your one-stop shop for developer-centric SharePoint information, straight from… Read more

Getting the Most out of LightSwitch Summary Properties

Note: This article has been updated for Beta 2 on 3/17/2011 Summary Properties in LightSwitch are properties on your entities (tables) that “describe” them (kind of like the .ToString() method on objects in .NET). A summary property is used by LightSwitch to determine what to display when a row of data is represented on a… Read more

This Wednesday Come Ask the Experts about .NET Development, Architecture, Cloud, Mobile and more! (And eat free pizza)

This Wednesday December 8th at EastBay.NET UG in Livermore I’ll be on a panel of Microsoft experts and MVPs that will be there to answer your architecture and development questions. We’ll also be hosting a really fun 30 minute FUNdamentals session with Remi Caron (MVP from the Netherlands) who will be talking about his latest… Read more

Adding Static Images and Logos to LightSwitch Applications

NOTE: This information applies to LightSwitch Beta 1 ONLY. For V1 release (RTM) please see Adding Static Images and Text on a LightSwitch Screen We’ve had a couple questions on how you can add your own static images and logos to your LightSwitch applications so I thought I’d detail a few ways that you can do this… Read more