WPF Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) Toolkit 0.1

The WPF team has just released an MVVM Toolkit which contains an overview and walkthrough of the MVVM pattern, a full Messenger sample app using MVVM, as well as a Visual Studio template for MVVM.  The template creates a WPF application with folders for Views, ViewModels, Models, and Commands.  What I really like about it…

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Launching a custom Dialog to edit items in a DataGrid (with MVVM)

Launching a custom dialog for editing on the DataGrid is another somewhat common request that I see from the discussion list.  I thought I would provide a sample but at the same time implement it with the MVVM pattern.  The requirement that I will use on the sample is that the editing mechanism can only…

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Exploring MVVM: Grouping with the DataGrid

Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) is one of those really interesting design patterns that are used in WPF.  It provides a separation between the UI and business logic and uses data binding techniques to connect them together.  Karl Shifflett has some great material on MVVM that you can read about here. Anyway, I thought I’d dig into some…

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