ReCap video for the AT&T Beginners Silverlight for Windows Phone webcast

Catching up on the webcasts I’ve done now for AT&T, here’s the recording from the first event last month (March) on Silverlight for windows phone

<iframe loading=”lazy” height=”375” src=”” frameborder=”0” width=”500” allowfullscreen=” mozallowfullscreen=” webkitallowfullscreen=”></iframe> </p> <p><a href=” http:>Meet the Expert—Intro to Silverlight for WP7 (Part 1 of 2 in the Scoreboard Series) from Simon Jackson on Vimeo.</iframe>

In the webcast we covered:

  • Blend basics
  • Page Navigation and events
  • View Model Basics
  • Sample designer data and Runtime Data
  • Drag and Drop binding using designer sample data
  • Manual list and items binging
  • Phone application styling
  • Attribute binding to a view model
  • Phone orientation
  • Landscape to Portrait transition and data templates
  • Animation and visual states
  • Visual State chaining
  • Managing Visual states through code

Video for the second session coming soon

Please excuse the little breakdown towards the end of the session, I hate it when code does not behave on the day. Rest assured this is resolved in the sample below (and this never happened even once during all my rehearsals). Thankfully the second session went off without a hitch.

Code for this session can be found here –

Simon (darkside) Jackson

Simon (darkside) Jackson

Engineer, industry executive, research enthusiast. Avid learner with diverse interests in coding, game development, Mixed Reality (AR/VR/XR) and reinforcement learning. 25+ years of experience working in multinational corporations and startups.


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