Archive for the ‘Silverlight’ Category

A Distributable (.exe) Silverlight OOB Application

I’ve seen a few questions regarding how to deploy a Silverlight Out of Browser application in an .exe over the past couple days. This post will show you one way of doing that. Create your Silverlight OOB app Open up a new .txt file and add: "%ProgramFiles(x86)%Microsoft Silverlightsllauncher.exe" /overwrite /emulate:"MyOOB.xap" /origin: (remove the line breaks [...]

Silverlight 4 Automation from A to Z

Silverlight 4 RC was released today. This post covers all you need to know about Silverlight 4 Automation. Background Automation (formerly called OLE Automation) is a COM-based technology that enables applications to exposes their unique and/or proprietary features to scripting tools and other applications. Consequently, by using Automation, developers can create custom applications that employ [...]

Silverlight Shortest Path Simulation

I recently accepted a PM position on the Silverlight team that I’m very excited about. I’ve always kept a close eye on Silverlight but never had the time to invest into the 1s and 0s of Silverlight development . As I slowly transition over I’ve made it a priority to get my hands dirty by [...]