Using RIA Services with ComboBoxes and Enums

The other day someone asked me how to get a ComboBox working with enums and validation. It turned out to be more tricky than I had anticipated (there’s a common theme here…) so I figured I’d put together a quick post on it. Stumbling Points This section describes two specific traps I fell into. It’s…

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Silverlight ComboBox Frequently Asked Questions

I’ve wanted to do a follow up to my original ComboBox post for a while now. I answered a number of the questions throughout the comments, but I thought I’d gather all the answers up and add some nice code samples. Hope this helps. How do I use a ComboBox in a DataForm? For most…

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Silverlight ComboBox Sample for RIA Services

I’ve been intending to write a sample using the ComboBox for a while. The more familiar you get with Silverlight, the more you realize the ComboBox causes all sorts of problems. I have mixed feelings about the proliferation of posts I’ve seen on this topic; on one hand, it’s great to see everyone getting involved;…

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