What You’ll Learn in This Hour:
How to display rich flowing text
How to accept keyboard input
How to allow users to make decisions
How to display dynamic feedback
How to navigate a UI
In the previous hour you learned about
Decorators; the basic elements of layout. But layout is useless without something to display. In the world of WPF, controls are the elements you will use most often in your layout. Controls allow an application to come to life and provide dynamic points of interaction with the user.
In Hour 5, you learn to use several of WPF’s most important controls to enable interactive experiences.
Most of the elements we discuss in this hour inherit from the common base class