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Silverlight 4 User Interface Cookbook by Vibor Cipan

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Command links

One of the new UI elements introduced with Microsoft Windows Vista was the command link. They are now in Windows 7, and are even finding their way into RIA applications.

A typical dialog with number of command links looks like this:

Command links

Command links are used in situations where users can select a single response to a main instruction and move on to the next step in a task or process. They are simple, clean, and lightweight. They contain a main instruction, an icon, and an optional description.

Later in this section you will find detailed guidelines on how to use command links.

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