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Introducing Microsoft® Silverlight™ 3, 3rd Edition by Laurence Moroney

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Chapter 3. Using Visual Studio with Silverlight

Chapter 1, introduces Microsoft Silverlight and the architecture that enables Silverlight and the Microsoft .NET Framework to work together. That chapter shows how Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) is used as a model for representing your user interface (UI) elements, interactions, and animations. In addition, it demonstrates how the programming model for Silverlight can be hosted in the browser and programmed with JavaScript, and how it can be hosted in a .NET runtime for the browser and programmed using C# or other .NET languages.

Then, Chapter 2, looks more closely at Microsoft Expression Blend, the design tool that you can use to build Silverlight experiences.

In this chapter, you take ...

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