I have known for a long time that you must have enough items in your parameter array to account for the highest index assigned to a format item. Today’s discovery was that unused items in the list are completely harmless.
Clearly, the opposite case is false; an item with an index greater than the upper bound of the parameter array [...]
One of the things that I recently had someone show me was using the “Copy XAML” feature in Expression Design to create HTML5 SVG Path Data. I later found out that this was demoed at MIX11 in a session called HTML5 for Silverlight Developers. So with that said, I don’t take credit for discovering this, just documenting it for others to use.
If you want to see the [...]
Catharsis (current version 4.1.0 – 04.02.2012) is a complete framework for developing .NET web applications. It is an Open Source distributed as the binaries (Guidance) or the source code, for free…
The latest Guidance binaries, source code, some documents and stories can be found at http://catarsa.com.Current release: 4.1.0
This is going to be met with great skepticism but I’m going to say it anyway… There is only one best way to show a progress window for long operations. That answer is to show a modal progress window on the UI thread while the work is done on the worker thread.
First let’s look at why the progress window must be on the UI thread: If you try to show [...]
This article is not about code (there will be code later, but the important part is the explanation). I will try to shed light on another aspect of software development – design… Not software design, but UI/UX design. I will not seize the whole subject of UI/UX (like size and position and shape and so) but only the [...]