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Category Archives: styles

Windows 8 Style CheckBox/RadioButton in Windows Phone

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I love the “checked” style in Windows 8. Clean, slick, I just like the style. So I implemented it in Windows

New Silverlight Posts at Veracity Blogs

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I've started a series of posts on Silverlight and other topics over at the Veracity Solutions Blog. Veracity Solutions is

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

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

How To Use a ListView or DataGrid In a ComboBox Drop Down (Without A Line Of Code)

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Super cool new thing I learned today. In WPF, we can make it so that the drop down (popup) on a ComboBox displays the data

Create a Zooming Button Style In Silverlight Without Code

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Download code for this sample (updated for RCW) I was reading Mike Snow's blog and he had a recent Silverlight tutorial on

Styling a Silverlight ScrollViewer (to Look Like a Mac ScrollViewer)

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Mac Scroller Project Files Updated for RCW Just because we're working in Microsoft technologies doesn't mean we can't throw

How to Assign ColumnHeaderContainerStyle and ColumnHeaderTemplate to a ListView Style

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This is just a quick note on creating a ListView style with the appropriate GridView style and template

WPF Designers Guide to Styles And Templates

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This is a post that has taken months to complete, but addresses something that I don’t think I've seen sufficiently