As a Web platform, Silverlight should be fast. Don't keep your users waiting by not heeding these performance tips.
MSDN Magazine March 2009
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: Jeff Prosise presents great tips for Silverlight development, which while it's gaining wide adoption, still needs more documentation and best practices so developers can make the most of the dazzling new features.
MSDN Magazine Launch 2008
With the help of Silverlight Deep Zoom and a remarkable control named MultiScaleImage, you can create scenes with many levels of zoom. Jeff Prosise illustrates with what else but the Mandlebrot set.
MSDN Magazine July 2009
Silverlight is powerful enough to let you easily build an image magnification feature for you web site with very little code, most of which is XAML. Find out how.
MSDN Magazine November 2008
If you're unfamiliar with Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), building that first Silverlight custom control can be a daunting experience. This article walks through the process.
MSDN Magazine August 2008
MSDN Magazine May 2008
Jeff Prosise explains when it's better to use UpdatePanel and when it's better to use asynchronous calls to WebMethods or page methods instead.
MSDN Magazine June 2007
In the February 2005 issue, I introduced five lesser-known features of ASP. NET 2. 0 that have the potential to make a significant impact on the security, performance, and robustness of your code (see Wicked Code: Five Undiscovered Features on ASP.
MSDN Magazine June 2005
This article discusses the Project Linker tool and other techniques to create applications that target both WPF and Silverlight from a single code base.
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MSDN Magazine August 2009
There's a strong similarity between Web-based Silverlight 2 applications and desktop WPF applications. Enabling easy code reuse between the two is Dino's focus here.
MSDN Magazine October 2008
This month: help writing SQL code, modeling your database with SubSonic, and a review of Visual Studio Team System: Better Software Development for Agile Teams.
Jeff Prosise shows how you can implement drag-and-drop functionality in your Web app with ASP.NET AJAX.
MSDN Magazine January 2008
MSDN Magazine March 2007
Jeff Prosise describes performance problems in an ASMX Web service that relied on legacy COM and Visual Basic 6.0 to perform key processing tasks and the approach he took to find a fix.
MSDN Magazine October 2006
Data-driven site navigation is among the niftiest and most useful features in ASP. NET 2. 0. To get it working, all you do is create an XML site map file (or a SQL site map if you're using the MSDNÃÂ®Magazine SqlSiteMapProvider), add a SiteMapDataSource, and bind a TreeView or Menu to the SiteMapDataSource.
MSDN Magazine June 2006