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Author Troelsen, Andrew W.

Title Pro Expression Blend 4 / Andrew Troelsen.

Imprint [Berkeley, Calif.] : Apress ; New York : Distributed to the Book trade worldwide by Springer Science+Business Media, 2011.


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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 366 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series The expert's voice in Expression Blend
Expert's voice in Expression Blend.
Summary Focuses on Blend IDE and its potential for application developers, including a through overview of Blend basics and a second section for readers who want to go more in depth with information on such topics as vector graphics, animation, GUI controls, data binding, and prototyping.
Note Print version record.
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; About the Author; About the Technical Reviewer; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Confessions of an XAML Jockey; Chapter Overview; Obtaining the Sample Projects; Obtaining Updates for This Book; Contacting Me; CHAPTER 1 Learning the Core Blend IDE; The Microsoft Expression Family; The Expression Blend Project Templates; A Guided Tour of the Core Blend IDE; Customizing the Options of the Blend IDE; The Expression Blend Documentation System; Summary; CHAPTER 2 Vector Graphics and Object Resources; The Realm of Vector Graphics.
Exploring the Core Drawing ToolsCombining Geometries and Extracting Paths; Interacting with Shapes; Configuring "Pens"; Revisiting Visual Effects; The Role of Expression Design; Applying 2D Graphical Transformation; Applying 3D Graphical Transformation; The Role of Object Resources; Summary; CHAPTER 3 The Animation Editor; Defining the Role of Animation Services; The Blend Animation Workspace; Interacting with Storyboards in Code; WPF-Specific Animation Techniques; Understanding Animation Easing Effects; Controlling Storyboards in XAML via Behavior Objects; Summary.
CHAPTER 4 Controls, Layouts, and BehaviorsA First Look at GUI Controls; Understanding the Control Content Model; Understanding the Items Control Model; Working with Layout Managers; Building a User Interface with Blend; Introducing Blend Behavior Objects; Summary; CHAPTER 5 Styles, Templates, and UserControls; The Role of Styles; Creating New Styles Using Blend; The Role of Control Templates in Styles; Creating Control Templates Using Expression Blend; Building Templates Using the Silverlight API; Generating UserControls Using Blend; Summary; CHAPTER 6 Blend Data Binding Techniques.
The Role of Data BindingControl-to-Control Data Binding; Converting Data Types; Understanding Data Binding Modalities; Binding to Properties of Non-UI Objects; Working with Data Templates; Defining a WPF XML Data Source; Creating a List Details Data Binding; Exploring the Role of Sample Data; Data Binding: A Brief Word on Final Topics; Summary; CHAPTER 7 Designing for Windows Phone 7; Installing the Windows Phone 7 SDK; Exploring the Windows Phone Application Project Type; Exploring the Panorama Application Project Type; Exploring the Pivot Application Project Type.
Learning More About Windows Phone DevelopmentSummary; CHAPTER 8 Prototyping with SketchFlow; The Role of Application Prototyping; Examining a SketchFlow Prototype Sample; Creating a Silverlight Prototype; Packaging a Prototype; Moving a Prototype into Production; Summary; Index.
Subject Microsoft Expression blend.
Microsoft Expression blend.
Microsoft Expression blend. (OCoLC)fst01787200
Graphical user interfaces (Computer systems)
Application software -- Development.
Web site development.
COMPUTERS -- General.
Application software -- Development. (OCoLC)fst00811707
Graphical user interfaces (Computer systems) (OCoLC)fst00946660
Web site development. (OCoLC)fst01173243
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Added Title Pro Expression Blend Four
Other Form: Print version: Troelsen, Andrew W. Pro Expression Blend 4. [Berkeley, Calif.] : Apress ; New York : Distributed to the book trade worldwide by Springer Science+Business Media, 2011 9781430233770 (OCoLC)662409410
ISBN 9781430233787 (electronic bk.)
1430233788 (electronic bk.)
143023377X (pbk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000048714753
AU@ 000048840505
AU@ 000053272889
AU@ 000060583518
DEBSZ 368473368
DEBSZ 397134827

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