repost: MVVM, providing the Association of View to ViewModel

Jason Rainwater posted a nice summary of the ways in which you can hook up the View and the ViewModel: May 26 MVVM, providing the Association of View to ViewModel Hello everyone! As stated in my previous post, today I will be talking about the different ways we can associate a ViewModel (or any other type…


"MVVM – It’s Not Kool-Aid" by Jesse Liberty

Jesse Liberty’s blog post titled “MVVM – It’s Not Kool-Aid” illustrates succinctly a key refrain in the MVVM mantra. “Core Concept #2 Don’t Look Up.We tend to conceptualize the View (User Interface objects) at the top, the ViewModel (objects that provide the UI with its data and behaviors) in the middle and the model (often…


"Advanced MVVM" by Josh Smith

davihard’s “Cliffs Notes” of “Advanced MVVM” WPF Review/MVVM Intro XAML based layout flow and user interaction event definition; they do some nice painting and rendering performance for you. “It was once commonly said that all roads lead to Rome. Today all WPF and Silverlight best practices lead to the Model-View-ViewModel design pattern.” This is great…