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Pro Silverlight 5 in VB by Matthew MacDonald

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The Last Word

In this chapter, you saw all the fundamental Silverlight elements. You considered several categories:

  • The TextBlock, which allows you to display richly formatted text using built-in and custom fonts
  • The Image, which allows you to show JPEG and PNG images
  • Content controls that can contain nested elements, including various types of buttons and the ToolTip
  • List controls that contain a collection of items, such as the ListBox, ComboBox, and TabControl
  • Text controls, including the standard TextBox, the PasswordBox, and the AutoCompleteBox
  • Range-based controls that take a numeric value from a range, such as the Slider
  • The date controls, which allow the user to select one or more dates from a calendar display

Although you haven't had ...

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