How to Draw WPF 3D Wireframe Graphics

 A question I periodically see on forums and discussions with WPF 3D graphics users is, “how do I draw wireframe” content for 3D. This isn’t supported out of the box, but couple strategies I would suggest are:   The out of band 3DTools library from members of the WPF 3D team includes “ScreenSpaceLines” which allows for wireframe…


Visual Verification Testing Video

As some of you may know, the TestApi library includes Visual Verification technologies for testing. If you are interested in the core patterns of this method of testing, check out this video!  



I am pleased to announce the the WPF team has embarked to componentize a library of common API’s for use by Developers and Testers. This is a complement to the materials on the WPF Application Quality Guide and the materials available on the WPF Testing blog. I encourage you to check it out, and provide feedback or questions….

XAML 3D Tools & Tech

I periodically run into queries for  tools for modelling 3D content for use with XAML. Here are some notable resources to consider: Xaml Exporter for Blender Zam3D Modeller Maya to XAML converter Viewer 3DS 3DS to XAML Converter OBJ to XAML support in Expression Blend (Mini Cube Walkthrough) In addition, there are a number of libraries for…


Handy WPF 3D samples

An independent dev over in germany prepared some nice WPF 3D tutorials which I thought some folks might find interesting: Viewport3D in XBAP Rendering 3D Studio Models With WPF Storyboard/Input based animation All his WPF articles are posted at this location.   In addition theWPFBlog has shared a 3D carousel sample.