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Mastering LOB Development for Silverlight 5: A Case Study in Action by Rocío Serrano, Braulio Díez

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Dependency properties

We have already used dependency properties, but without knowing that those properties on which we were establishing a data binding were somewhat special. From the LOB point of view, dependency properties allow us to establish their value in a declarative way and are capable of notifying a change in them. Also, they can establish data binding, so that they are able to propagate a change notification between properties.

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Dependency properties is the way to show properties in the UserControls which are generated and establish values on them, creating a communication channel between properties.

Let us see an instance. We will modify the first example we posed in this chapter, for it to show the result of the translation in ...

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