Silverlight 4 @WDC

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Thanks for all participants at WDC monthly meeting! I really enjoyed to present Silverlight 4 before such nice audience! I really enjoyed the Q&A session ah the end of the meeting. If you have more questions – keep them coming! As promised, I’m posting the links for demos and presentation for your convince. Presentation slides are here. You could see them online (guess what – pure Silverlight presentation) at my home page: http://www.devcorner.info/   Demo #1 – Webcam, Printing, Install OOB here. Demo #2 – Elevated OOB here ...

Silverlight Quick Tip: How to get localized resources from RESX file in code behind

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

It looks like I’m using too much resources and localizing too much applications lately :) This time I’ll show how to use localized resources from the RESX files. Here I already explained how to create the RESX files for Silverlight (by the way the article is relevant also for Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 & Silverlight 3), and how to use those resources from XAML. In some cases, though, it is needed to use those resources from code behind. In my scenario I had to create value converter, which converts some Boolean value to string representation and for...