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Introduction to Silverlight 4 LiveLessons (Video Training), Downloadable Video

Introduction to Silverlight 4 LiveLessons (Video Training), Downloadable Video

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Lesson 1

Lesson 1: Silverlight 4 Feature Overview, downloadable version

Lesson 1 provides an overview of many of the rich new features in Silverlight 4 and as well as the new built-in designer available in Visual Studio 2010.

Duration: 00:35:41  File Size: 87 MB

Lesson 2

Lesson 2: Silverlight Control Features, downloadable version

Learn about some of the key new controls in Silverlight 4 including the updated ViewBox control, the new RichTextBox control, Text Trimming, ItemsControl, a new animation feature within a list box or list item, and how you can use these features in your Silverlight applications.

Duration: 00:34:45  File Size: 147 MB

Lesson 3

Lesson 3: Additional Features, downloadable version

In this lesson we’ll discuss some of the new dynamic features in Silverlight 4 including printing support, enhanced ImplicitStyles support, right click and clipboard support, adding drag and drop functionality to Silverlight applications, client authentication, MEF, webcam support, and more.

Duration: 01:52:48  File Size: 531 MB

Lesson 4

Lesson 4: Data Features, downloadable version

In this lesson we’ll talk about some of the key data binding features in Silverlight 4 including the StringFormat property, the ComboBox control, enhanced MVVM support, the CollectionViewSource control, and some of the new interfaces and methods for validating data.

Duration: 01:26:38  File Size: 414 MB

Lesson 5

Lesson 5: Out of Browser Applications, downloadable version

In this lesson we’ll cover out of browser features, including elevated trust and how it can be used to tie Office and COM applications into your Silverlight application and also more easily access the file system. Other features such as the WebBrowser control will be covered, as well as Notification (Toast) Windows.

Duration: 01:03:36  File Size: 276 MB

Lesson 6

Lesson 6: Introduction to WCF RIA Services, downloadable version

In this lesson we’ll discuss how WCF RIA Services allows your applications to more easily exchange data, simplifies change tracking, and simplifies shared validation logic between the server and Silverlight applications. We’ll also cover how RIA Services can create auto-generated service proxies, how to build a domain service, data validation, and more.¿

Duration: 00:45:10  File Size: 196 MB

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  • Copyright 2011
  • Dimensions: 7-1/2" x 9-1/8"
  • Edition: 1st
  • Downloadable Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-210335-4
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-210335-0

6+ Hours of Video Instruction

In Silverlight 4 Development LiveLessons online video training,MVP Dan Wahlin helps you quickly master Silverlight 4’s hottest improvements! Click, watch, and discover Silverlight’s improved controls, styles, printing, authentication, webcam support, data binding, new Managed Extensibility Framework, out-of-browser application support, WCF RIA Services, and more! Learn at your pace through realistic examples…and get productive fast!

Dan Wahlin founded The Wahlin Group (http://www.TheWahlinGroup.com) which specializes in .NET, Silverlight, jQuery and SharePoint consulting as well as onsite and online training solutions. He has been awarded Microsoft's MVP award for ASP.NET, Connected Systems and Silverlight. Dan speaks at conferences and user groups around the world and has written several books on .NET such as Professional Silverlight Development, Professional ASP.NET 3.5 AJAX, ASP.NET MVP Hacks and Tips and XML for ASP.NET Developers. Dan blogs at http://weblogs.asp.net/dwahlin and writes regular columns for various print and online technical publications.

Section 1: What’s New in Silverlight 4

Learning Objectives

Lesson 1.1 Silverlight 4 Feature Overview

Lesson 1.2 Visual Studio 2010 Features

Section 2: Silverlight Control Features

Learning Objectives

Lesson 2.1 Using the ViewBox control

Lesson 2.2 Using the RichTextBox Control

Lesson 2.3 Trimming Text in a TextBlock

Lesson 2.4 ItemsControl Visual State Features

Section 3: Miscellaneous Features

Learning Objectives

Lesson 3.1 Implicit Style support

Lesson 3.2 Printing Screens

Lesson 3.3 Right Click and Clipboard support

Lesson 3.4 Authentication Support

Lesson 3.5 Using Drop Target

Lesson 3.6 Webcam and Microphone Features

Lesson 3.7 MEF Overview

Section 4: Data Features

Learning Objectives

Lesson 4.1 Using StringFormat, etc

Lesson 4.2 Features for Selector Controls

Lesson 4.3 Binding Commands

Lesson 4.4 CollectionViewSource Grouping

Lesson 4.5 Validating Data

Section 5: Out of Browser Apps

Learning Objectives

Lesson 5.1 Enabling elevated trust

Lesson 5.2 Accessing the file system

Lesson 5.3 Hosting HTML content

Lesson 5.4 Showing Notifications

Lesson 5.5 Using COM Interop

Section 6: Introduction to WCF RIA Services

Learning Objectives

Lesson 6.1 Getting started

Lesson 6.2 Creating a Domain Service

Lesson 6.3 Accessing a Domain Service

Lesson 6.4 Validating Data

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Table of Contents

Section 1: What’s New in Silverlight 4

Learning Objectives

Lesson 1.1 Silverlight 4 Feature Overview

Lesson 1.2 Visual Studio 2010 Features

Section 2: Silverlight Control Features

Learning Objectives

Lesson 2.1 Using the ViewBox control

Lesson 2.2 Using the RichTextBox Control

Lesson 2.3 Trimming Text in a TextBlock

Lesson 2.4 ItemsControl Visual State Features

Section 3: Miscellaneous Features

Learning Objectives

Lesson 3.1 Implicit Style support

Lesson 3.2 Printing Screens

Lesson 3.3 Right Click and Clipboard support

Lesson 3.4 Authentication Support

Lesson 3.5 Using Drop Target

Lesson 3.6 Webcam and Microphone Features

Lesson 3.7 MEF Overview

Section 4: Data Features

Learning Objectives

Lesson 4.1 Using StringFormat, etc

Lesson 4.2 Features for Selector Controls

Lesson 4.3 Binding Commands

Lesson 4.4 CollectionViewSource Grouping

Lesson 4.5 Validating Data

Section 5: Out of Browser Apps

Learning Objectives

Lesson 5.1 Enabling elevated trust

Lesson 5.2 Accessing the file system

Lesson 5.3 Hosting HTML content

Lesson 5.4 Showing Notifications

Lesson 5.5 Using COM Interop

Section 6: Introduction to WCF RIA Services

Learning Objectives

Lesson 6.1 Getting started

Lesson 6.2 Creating a Domain Service

Lesson 6.3 Accessing a Domain Service

Lesson 6.4 Validating Data

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