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Visual Studio 2008: Windows Presentation Foundation

This three-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to build and configure a Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) solution. This course is intended for application developers who know how to build Windows Forms applications, custom user controls in .NET Framework 2.0 and how to use the common features of the base class library. They do not have to understand concepts such advanced UI threading and asynchronous programming, building custom controls from scratch or using graphics device interface (GDI). They also do not need experience building add-ins or custom designers in Microsoft Visual Studio development system.

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Who is the course for

This course is intended for application developers who know how to build Windows Forms applications, custom user controls in .NET Framework 2.0 and how to use the common features of the base class library. They do not have to understand concepts such advanced UI threading and asynchronous programming, building custom controls from scratch or using graphics device interface (GDI). They also do not need experience building add-ins or custom designers in Microsoft Visual Studio development system.

What we teach you

  • Create a WPF application.
  • Build a user interface in a WPF application.
  • Customize the appearance of a WPF application.
  • Bind user interface controls to data sources.
  • Bind user interface controls to collections.
  • Create new controls in a WPF application.
  • Manage documents in a WPF application.
  • Add graphics and multimedia support to a WPF application.
  • Configure and deploy WPF applications.
  • Required skills

    Before attending this course, students should have intermediate experience developing applications by using earlier versions of Microsoft Visual Studio at level 200.

    Teaching methods

    Expert instruction with practical examples, computer practice

    Teaching materials

    Original Microsoft Student Guide, price is not included.

    Course Outline

    Module 1: Creating an Application by Using WPF

    • Overview of WPF
    • Creating a Simple WPF Application
    • Handling Events and Commands
    • Navigating Between Pages

    Module 2: Building User Interfaces

    • Defining Page Layout
    • Building User Interfaces by Using Content Controls
    • Building User Interfaces by Using Items Controls
    • Hosting Windows Forms Controls

    Module 3: Customizing Appearance

    • Sharing Logical Resources in an Application
    • Creating Consistent User Interfaces by Using Styles
    • Changing the Appearance of Controls by Using Control Templates
    • Enhancing User Interfaces by Using Triggers and Animations

    Module 4: Data Binding

    • Overview of Data Binding
    • Creating a Data Binding
    • Implementing Property Change Notification
    • Converting Data
    • Validating Data

    Module 5: Data Binding to Collections

    • Binding to Collections of Objects
    • Presenting Data by Using Collection Views
    • Presenting Data by Using Data Templates

    Module 6: Creating New Controls

    • Overview of Control Authoring
    • Creating Controls

    Module 7: Managing Documents

    • Creating and Viewing Flow Documents
    • Creating and Viewing Fixed Documents
    • Packaging Documents
    • Printing Documents

    Module 8: Graphics and Multimedia

    • Creating 2-D graphics
    • Displaying Images
    • Creating 3-D Graphics
    • Manipulating the 3-D Environment
    • Adding Multimedia

    Module 9: Configuring and Deploying Applications in Windows Presentation Foundation

    • Deployment Options
    • Deploying a Stand-Alone WPF Application
    • Deploying an XBAP Application
    • Configuring Manifest Settings
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