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Author MacDonald, Matthew.

Title Pro WPF in VB 2010 : Windows presentation foundation in .NET 4 / Matthew MacDonald ; [Fabio Claudio Ferracchiati, technical reviewer]
Published [Berkeley, Calif.] : Apress, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 1173 pages) : illustrations
Series The expert's voice in .NET
Expert's voice in .NET.
Contents Part 1: WPF Basics. 1: The New World of WPF. 2: XAML. 3: Layout. 4: Control Essentials. 5: Windows. 6: Data Binding -- Part 2: WPF Applications. 7: The Application. 8: Navigation. 9: Commands. 10: Resources and Localization. 11: Styles and Control Templates. 12: Browser Applications. 13: ClickOnce Deployment -- Part 3: Advanced Controls. 14: Custom Controls. 15: Menus and Toolbars. 16: Lists and Grids. 18: Interacting with Windows Forms and Win32 -- Part 4: Documents. 19: Text Layout (Flow Document). 21: Document Packaging and XPS. 20: Printing -- Part 5: Graphics and Multimedia. 22: Drawing Shapes. 23: Sound and Video. 24: Animation. 25: Geometries and Transformations. 26: Three-Dimensional Drawing. 27: Trees. 28: Imaging
Summary Microsoft's Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) provides the foundation for building applications and high-quality user experiences for the Windows operating system. It blends the application user interface, documents, and media content, while exploiting the full power of your computer's operating system. Its functionality extends to the support for tablet PCs and other forms of input device, and provides a more modern imaging and printing pipeline, accessibility anduser interfaceautomation infrastructure, data-drivenuser interfaceand visualization, and integration points for weaving the application experience into the Windows shell. This book shows you how WPF really works. It provides you with the no-nonsense, practical advice that you need in order to build high-quality WPF applications quickly and easily. Having built a firm foundation, it goes on to explore more advanced aspects of WPF and how they relate to the others elements of the .NET 4.0 platform and associated technologies such as Silverlight
Notes Print version record
Subject Windows presentation foundation.
Microsoft .NET Framework.
Application software -- Development.
Form Electronic book
Author Ferracchiati, Fabio Claudio, reviewer
ISBN 9781430272410