By Robert Lair
Silverlight three is the newest new release of Microsoft’s cross-browser expertise for growing wealthy consumer reviews on the net. Like its predecessor, Silverlight 2, it rides atop the .NET Framework for max ease of use and coding potency. the recent expertise consists of ahead a lot of the paintings that has been performed sooner than and augments it in lots of vital respects, together with aid for H.264 video, significant advancements to the snap shots engine (including real 3D rendering) and masses richer data-binding concepts for interfacing with different functions. starting Silverlight three is geared toward amateur software program builders who come from both a improvement or layout historical past. It takes readers systematically throughout the install, configuration and operation of the 3 key applied sciences that must be understood to paintings with Silverlight: Expression layout, Expression mixture and visible Studio. With a company grounding in how those instruments interact, and a plethora of pattern purposes to supply useful representation, readers might be good put to begin their trip of discovery with this fascinating new know-how.
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Very similar to the StackPanel, except the WrapPanel automatically wraps items to a second row or column so it is ideal for layouts containing an unknown number of items. Limited control of layout as wrapping is automatic when items reach maximum width or height. DockPanel Layout is based on “docked” horizontal or vertical panels. Provides an easy way to create basic layout, consuming the entire application space in vertical or horizontal panels. Layout is limited to horizontal or vertical “fill” panels, often used in conjunction with other nested layout controls.
The cool result of this code is shown in Figure 3-11. Figure 3-11. Nested StackPanel controls 5. Run the application to see the results. As you can see from these two exercises, the StackPanel control is a very useful layout option, and you will probably use it often in your Silverlight applications. By nesting Silverlight controls, you have a lot of flexibility when designing your applications. However, in the event that you want more control of the positioning of items in your application, without needing to resort to the absolute positioning used by the Canvas control, the Grid control may be just the layout option you need.
Give all three buttons a width of 100 and a height of 30. com/winfx/2006/xaml" Width="400" Height="300"> 45 CHAPTER 3 ■ LAYOUT MANAGEMENT IN SILVERLIGHT 3
Beginning Silverlight 3 by Robert Lair