Matthias Shapiro

microsoft windows phone evangelist, infovis enthusiast

Category Archives: Binding

PHP, MySQL, and Silverlight: The Complete Tutorial (Part 3)

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This is meant to be the one-stop-shop blog post for creating a very simple web service in PHP that pulls from a MySQL

How To Create An Animated ScrollViewer (or ListBox) in WPF

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UPDATED 05/22/09 In the comments, someone mentioned that the project wasn't working properly for keyed scrolling. I've

INotifyPropertyChanged Snippets (And Why You Should Use These Instead of DependencyProperties)

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First things first, here are my INotifyPropertyChanged snippets. INotifyPropertyChanged snippet

Using the “Tag” Field And Triggers To Avoid Writing a Value Converter in WPF

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I was working on a project recently and I wanted one of my layout controls to have a different margin based on a certain

Using Silverlight to Display JSON Data (Collected From The New York Times API)

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In this post, you’ll either need to walk through this tutorial on how to call and prepare JSON data gathered from the New

WPF Wii Binding Properties: Infrared Data

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This is an extension of my previous post, WPF Wiimote Library (Now With Project Files!), which has links to the WPF Wiimote

Using WPF Binding For A Huge Performance Boost

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(I'm getting to the point in a roundabout way... you can skip directly to the point below if you want.) When I started

Binding To Attached Properties (like Grid.Row, Grid.Column, Canvas.Left, Canvas.Top, blah.something, etc)

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I recently spent a couple hours trying desperately to bind a TextBlock to the Canvas.Left and Canvas.Top properties for a