Silverlight Tips of the Day Update

If you are interested in Silverlight 4 based Tips of the Day head over to my new Silverlight blog! So far I have over 20 postings as follows: http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/12/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-19-using-bing-maps-in-silverlight/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/11/new-silverlight-tips-blog-domain/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/11/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-18-elastic-scrolling/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/10/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-17-double-click/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/07/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-16-working-with-ignoreimagecache/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/06/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-15-setting-default-browse-in-visual-studio/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/06/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-14-dynamically-loading-a-control-from-a-dll-on-a-server/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/05/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-13-silverlight-mobile-development/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/04/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-12-getting-an-images-source-file-name/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/03/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-11-deploying-silverlight-applications-with-wcf-web-services/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/05/03/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-10-converting-client-ip-to-geographical-location/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/29/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-9-obtaining-your-clients-ip-address/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/29/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-8-detecting-alt-shift-control-window-apple-keys-combinations/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/28/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-7-localized-resources/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/27/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-6-toast-notifications/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/26/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-5-debugging-out-of-browser-applications/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/22/silverlight-unable-to-start-debugging-the-silverlight-managed-debugging-package-isnt-installed/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/26/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-4-enabling-out-of-browser-applications/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/23/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-3-mouse-right-clicks/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/22/silverlight-tip-of-the-day-2-attach-to-process-debugging/ http://www.silverlightdev.net/2010/04/21/tip-of-the-day-1-using-static-resources-in-class-libraries/ Thank you, –Mike Blog Site: http://www.michaelsnow.com… Read more

Silverlight Tips of the Day – Week 12

Most Recent Posts: Silverlight Tip of the Day #106 – Setting Default Browser from within VS Silverlight Tip of the Day #105 – How to Enable GPU Acceleration Silverlight Tip of the Day #104 – Cool Silverlight Tutorial Blogs Silverlight Tip of the Day #103 – Use Integers for Layout Calculations Silverlight Tip of the… Read more

Silverlight Tips of the Day – Week 11

Most Recent Posts: Tip #93 – Reading XML with Silverlight Tip #92 – How to Load Images from a Stream Tip #91 – How to Apply Themes from the Silverlight Toolkit Tip #90 – How to Edit your CSPROJ File from VS Tip #89 – How to use String Resources Tip #88 – How to… Read more

Go to MIX09

MIX Is just around the corner and if you haven’t already registered I highly recommend you do! This is one event I look forward to the most each year. I attended last year and I had the most incredible experience learning about Silverlight and meeting so many intelligent people (OK, and I had a ton… Read more

Silverlight Tips of the Day – Week 10

This link provides a complete Tips of the Day Summary Outline – http://silverlight.net/blogs/msnow/archive/2009/01/02/silverlight-tips-of-the-day-summary-outline.aspx. This page will be kept updated with any changes or additions to the Tip of the Day blog for Silverlight. Most Recent Posts: Tip #78 – Animating Objects with DoubleAnimationUsingKeyFrames Tip #77 – Creating an Efficient Random Generator Tip #76 – Animating… Read more

Where to get the Localized Languages of Silverlight 2 Tools

I am proud to announce we have released Silverlight 2 Tools localized in 8 languages! Please follow the links below to get the language of your choice.   Download page details: Chinese (CHS) Bits: http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/1/8/218414F1-33DA-45B6-9007-18A1566D0D41/Silverlight_Tools.exe   Download page details:  Chinese (CHT) Bits: http://download.microsoft.com/download/5/D/6/5D6B8CC0-1A92-42FF-B34C-8E255D6E8DE3/Silverlight_Tools.exe   Download page details: Spanish (Traditional Sort) Bits: http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/1/B/21BA7418-C2D7-4709-9F22-A2187FAE8153/Silverlight_Tools.exe   Download page… Read more

Silverlight Tips of the Day – Week 9

Silverlight Tip of the Day #66 Title: How to copy XAML for Silverlight from Expression Designer Silverlight Tip of the Day #65 Title: Adding a Mouse Wheel Event Listener to your Controls Silverlight Tip of the Day #64 Title: Deploying a Silverlight Application with a Web Service Silverlight Tip of the Day #63 Title: How… Read more

Silverlight 2 has been Released!

Today I am very proud to announce that Silverlight 2 has been officially released! Grab it today at http://silverlight.net/GetStarted. This is a phenomenal release that provides a powerful solution to creating rich web application. At the link above you can install: The official release version of Microsoft Silverlight 2 (Mac or Windows version). The RC1… Read more

Silverlight Tips of the Day – Week 8

Silverlight Tip of the Day #57 Title: How to Dynamically Load a Silverlight Control within another Silverlight Control Silverlight Tip of the Day #56 Title: Accessing the HTML DOM from Silverlight. Silverlight Tip of the Day #55 Title: How to Apply Styles in Silverlight – Part I Silverlight Tip of the Day #54 Title: How… Read more

A simple Balloon shooting silverlight game.

The following is a step by step walkthrough of designing a simple Balloon shooting silverlight game.  Hope you enjoy it. Siverlight 2 Beta 2 Balloon shooting tutorial Part 1/4, Design Siverlight 2 Beta 2 Balloon shooting tutorial Part 2/4, Create Silverlight project, add balloon user control Siverlight 2 Beta 2 Balloon shooting tutorial Part 3/4,… Read more