Creating a Silverlight web part
In this recipe we will create a Silverlight application that retrieves data from the contacts list that we used in Chapter 1.
The previous recipes should be completed successfully so that you understand the concept of a web part and its deployment. Apart from that, create a new document library on your site using SharePoint UI and name it
- If you have closed Visual Studio IDE, launch it as an administrator.
- Create a new empty SharePoint project called SilverlightOM. Take defaults on the next steps of the wizard.
- To this solution add a new Silverlight application project and name it ContactsListSilverlight.
- Now to your empty SharePoint project, add a new module and name it XAPFiles ...