Creating a Silverlight LOB (Line-of-Business) RIA

Now, we are going to create a very simple Silverlight LOB (Line-Of-Business) RIA that retrieves data, displays a grid with a list of projects, and allows the users to navigate through the data. Then, we are going to integrate this Silverlight UI in SharePoint.

  1. Create a new Visual C# project using the Silverlight | Silverlight Application template. Use SilverlightProjects as the project's name.
  2. Deactivate the Host the Silverlight application in a new Web site checkbox in the New Silverlight Application dialog box. We want the Silverlight application to run in a simple HTML web page. As you have installed Silverlight 4 Tools, the dialog box will offer you a combo box with the possibility to choose ...

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