WPF Productivity Playbook

This course contains a collection of tips, tricks, and techniques that will help you become a more productive and confident WPF developer, able to leverage the full power of the platform.
Course info
Rating
(82)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 22, 2016
Duration
2h 56m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Getting Productive with XAML Layout and Data Binding
Visually Editing Templates & Debugging Your UI
Writing Maintainable XAML Code
Using Blend for Behaviors, Animations, and Visual States
Leveraging WPF Framework Power Features
Description
Course info
Rating
(82)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 22, 2016
Duration
2h 56m
Description

This course, WPF Productivity Playbook, walks you through a couple dozen capabilities and techniques with WPF that will help you fully harness the WPF platform to build user interfaces that delight your users while letting you be as productive as possible writing clean, maintainable code. First, you'll to see some the best ways to be productive using the Visual Studio XAML designer to layout controls, as well as how to use drag and drop data binding features in the designer. Next, you'll use the template editing modes of Blend and Visual Studio to have a visual editing experience when working with custom controls, ControlTemplates, and DataTemplates. You'll also get some XAML coding guidelines that you can use when writing XAML by hand to make sure that code is easy to read and more maintainable. After completing this course, you'll be ready to unlock the full potential of Visual Studio and Blend tooling.

About the author
About the author

Brian Noyes is CTO and Architect at Solliance, an expert technology solutions development company. Brian is a Microsoft Regional Director and MVP, and specializes in rich client technologies including XAML and HTML 5, as well as building the services that back them with WCF and ASP.NET Web API.

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