In this article, you'll learn how to avoid problematic tight coupling by applying the Model-View-ViewModel pattern in Silverlight 2.
MSDN Magazine March 2009
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In this article we explain just how simple it can be to build a WPF application the right way using the MVVM Pattern.
MSDN Magazine February 2009
The Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) design pattern describes a popular approach for building Windows Presentation Foundation or Microsoft Silverlight applications. Robert McCarter shows you how the ViewModel works, and discuss some benefits and issues involved in implementing a ViewModel in your code.
MSDN Magazine July 2010
I am well into a WPF application, structure with MVVM, with the Model layer being in a separate project. This application must now be changed to Silverlight, but I am having a hard time 'recycling' what I have already made in MVVM. For example, from the
Silverlight project I am unable to reference anything but another Silverlight project, so my existing Model layer, which is in a separate class library project cannot be referenced. Do I really need to move everything into Silverlight projects - are two separate
WPF and Silverlight applications not able to share the same Model (and ViewModel) layers?
Silverlight greatly simplifies the process of building rich Web applications, and we'll walk through an example of using Messages as a quick method of interactively testing simple Silverlight apps.
MSDN Magazine March 2010
This article discusses the Project Linker tool and other techniques to create applications that target both WPF and Silverlight from a single code base.
Erwin van der Valk
MSDN Magazine August 2009
This article reviews the Prism project developed by the Microsoft patterns & practices group and demonstrates how to apply it to composite Web applications using Silverlight.
MSDN Magazine July 2009
Here we wrap up the call center client application we began last month. The techniques we illustrate will help you build real-world enterprise solutions using Silverlight.
Take a walk through the creation of a call center client application to learn how to build real-world enterprise solutions using Silverlight.
MSDN Magazine January 2009
Here John Papa demonstrates how to build a Silverlight 2 user interface that communicates through WCF to interact with business entities and a database.
MSDN Magazine September 2008
We build a Silverlight 2.0 application using the InkPresenter to let users annotate a pre-defined collection of images, perform handwriting recognition, and save the annotations and recognized text into a server-side database.
MSDN Magazine August 2008
The MVP pattern helps you separate your logic and keep your UI layer free of clutter. This month learn how.
MSDN Magazine August 2006