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Silverlight 4 User Interface Cookbook by Vibor Cipan

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Wizards

If implemented correctly, wizards can really do some magic for your users and make them happier and satisfied. This recipe goes after desktop-based wizards. I will show you how to implement them using the WPF and provide you with some Microsoft Aero Wizard guidelines.

As was the case with the navigation pane pattern, a large number of different vendors are able to provide you with pre-built, fully capable desktop-based wizard frameworks implementing a number of rich functionalities.

I will show you how to build a simple wizard but you are encouraged to explore third-party options. However, the guidelines and suggestions I will be giving here are applicable to those third-party products, so do yourself and your users a favor and try to take ...

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