Category Archive: Silverlight 3

DateTime to Ago string Converter for Silverlight / WPF / Windows Phone / Windows 8

This is a converter to display a friendly time message. The value would be a DateTime type and the converter would provide the string message. Examples of Ago string message: 1 hour ago… Continue reading

Bing Silverlight Map ControlIn Silverlight 3

Download Source Introduction Bing Maps has released a Silverlight version which can be used with Silverlight 3. In this article we will see the basics of Bing Silverlight Map Control. Installing Bing Maps… Continue reading

Move and Rotate Animation In Silverlight 3

Download Source Introduction In this article we will see how we can animate Move and Rotate functionalities of any UIElement. Creating Silverlight Project Fire up Visual Studio 2008 and create a new Silverlight… Continue reading

Load Page on TreeView Node Selection In Silverlight 3

Introduction In this article we will see how we can load different pages based on the selection we make in TreeView. Creating Silverlight Project Fire up Visual Studio 2008 and create a new… Continue reading

Restrict Clipboard Shortcuts In TextBox In Silverlight 3

Introduction In this article we will see how we can restrict Clipboard shortcuts such as CTRL+C, CTRL+X, and CTRL+V in Silverlight 3 for TextBox Control. Creating Silverlight Project Fire up Visual Studio 2008… Continue reading

ADO.NET Data Model and ADO.NET Data Service In Silverlight 3

Download Source Introduction In this article we would see how we can use ADO.NET Entity Data Model as the ORM in Silverlight 3 Application, and ADO.NET Data Service to fetch the data. Creating… Continue reading

LINQ To SQL In Silverlight 3

Introduction In this article we would see how can we use Linq to Sql ORM in Silverlight 3 Application for interactinig with SQL Server Database. Creating Silverlight Project Fire up Visual Studio 2008… Continue reading

Validation Summary In Silverlight 3

Download Source Introduction We have already explored about the Validation Summary for displaying error messages set by Data Annotation. In this article we will see how we can do custom error messages if… Continue reading

Mouse Wheel Scroll For ScrollViewer In Silverlight 3

Introduction In this article I would give you a Trick to scroll your ScrollViewer with Mouse Wheel. Creating Silverlight Project Fire up Visual Studio 2008 and create a new Silverlight 3 Project. Name… Continue reading

Data Persistence In Navigation In Silverlight 3

Introduction There are situations where you need to input some data as well as navigate to a specific page and come back to enter data again. In that case usually Silverlight doesn’t persist… Continue reading

Select All CheckBox In DataGrid And Delete Rows In Silverlight 3

Download Source Introduction In the previous article we have seen how to add a Checkbox Column In DataGrid and how to achieve multi select delete operation. In this article we will see how… Continue reading