Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Silverlight and WPF applications can both light up on Windows 7, using things like taskbar pinning, speech synthesis, and the sensor and location API. In this session we'll see how to make your Silverlight apps look great and look native using COM, platform API calls, and the Native Extensions, and tap the power that used to be available only to WPF developers.
You will learn:
- How to use COM from Silverlight
- How to call the Windows 7 specific APIs from WPF
- How to call the Windows 7 specific APIs from Silverlight