Applications = Code + Markup: A Guide to the Microsoft Windows Presentation Foundation

Applications = Code + Markup: A Guide to the Microsoft Windows Presentation Foundation

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by Charles Petzold
     
 

Get the definitive guide to the Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), the new client programming interface for the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 and Windows Vista. Award-winning author Charles Petzold teaches you how to combine C# code and the Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) to develop applications for the WPF. You’ll get expert guidance and

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Overview

Get the definitive guide to the Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), the new client programming interface for the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 and Windows Vista. Award-winning author Charles Petzold teaches you how to combine C# code and the Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) to develop applications for the WPF. You’ll get expert guidance and hundreds of practical, hands-on examples—giving you the skills you need to exploit the new interface and graphics capabilities for Windows Vista.

Discover how to:

  • Create and enhance controls including menus, toolbars, tree views, and list views
  • Use dynamic layout to automate the positioning of controls and graphics
  • Work with dependency properties and routed input events
  • Use XAML resources, styles, and templates to alter the appearance of your UI
  • Use data binding techniques in XAML to help simplify and streamline your applications
  • Create and publish XAML Browser Applications
  • Develop visually-stunning UIs with interactive graphics, media, and animation

PLUS—Get code samples on the Web

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735619579
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Publication date:
09/13/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1024
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.91(d)

Meet the Author

Charles Petzold has been writing about programming for Windows-based operating systems for 24 years. A Microsoft MVP for Client Application Development and a Windows Pioneer Award winner, Petzold is author of the classic Programming Windows, currently in its fifth edition and one of the best-known programming books of all time; the widely acclaimed Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software; and more than a dozen other books.

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Applications = Code + Markup: A Guide to the Microsoft Windows Presentation Foundation 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
daniela_g More than 1 year ago
Hello. I would like to buy this book in an electronic format, preferably kindle format, is that currently possible?