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MVVM Survival Guide for Enterprise Architectures in Silverlight and WPF by Muhammad Shujaat Siddiqi, Ryan Vice

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Viewing order details

The next thing we are going to do is add the ability to open an order's details in a new tabbed window and add the ability to close tabs as shown in the following screenshot:

Viewing order details

The Order Details view will display all the order line items along with details about the order such as the Shipped Date, Freight, and so on. It allows the user to click on a customer link that will open the that customer's Customer Details view.

We are going to take advantage of HVM to make this easy to accomplish. I have seen people go to great lengths to accomplish tabs in WPF and Silverlight. However, using an MVVM design with HVM makes tabbed interfaces ...

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