Matthias Shapiro

microsoft windows phone evangelist, infovis enthusiast

Monthly Archives: December 2007

Designers Guide to Debugging WPF Applications with Snoop

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UPDATE: The makers of Snoop have made an installer that makes this post obsolete. Go get it... it's well updated and worth

How Do I Center Something In My ListView Column?

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So the items in your ListView column look like this: And you want them to look like this: If you're trying to center

MarkupExtension

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Over at nostatic.com, there is an example of <a href="http://notstatic.com/archives/118">using

Ellipsis and TextWrapping in a ListView Column

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In response to the questions: How do I make it so that, instead of cutting off the text in my column when I shorten it, my

Styling A ListView Column Using Blend

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So you've got a listview and you want the columns (not the rows) to look a certain way. (If you are in any way confused,

How do I connect an RSS Feed to my ListView/ListBox/Whatever?

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When I'm doing the initial design for a project (while the developers are working on silly things like data validation and

ListView FAQ

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Please feel free to post additional questions in the comments section. I'll get to them as I can and then link the help

How Do I Set Up Grid Lines for my ListView?

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So you want grid lines in your listview, huh? Something that looks a little like this?   OK, we can do this the easy way

Getting the Popup to Close When It Loses Focus

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On a recent project, I spent (I kid you not) over three hours trying to get a stinking popup to close when I clicked

WPF Contest… Everyone Look Away Now

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There is a WPF contest over at Lab 49 on visualization in the financial sector. "WPF technology has the potential to