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Managing Data and Media in Microsoft Silverlight 4: A mashup of chapters from Packt's bestselling Silverlight books by Todd Snyder, Kevin Dockx, Gill Cleeren, Gastón C. Hillar

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Time for action —creating a form to collect data

We will begin by creating a form in Silverlight for collecting the data from the client. We are going to modify this page to include a submission form to collect the name, phone number, email address, and the date of event for the person submitti ng the sketch. This will allow the client (Cake O Rama) to contact this individual and follow up on a potenti al sale.

We'll change the layout of MainPage.xaml to include a form for user input. We will need to open the CakeORama project in Expression Blend and then open MainPage.xaml for editing in the Blend art board.

  1. Our Ink capture controls are contained within a Grid, so we will just add a column to the Grid and place our input form right next to the ...

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