Silverlight 3 has introduced the concept of an application running out of the browser. What it means is the fact that now you can use your Silverlight-based applications and install them locally on your computer and run them like that without the need to open the browser.
Of course, there are certain limitations and things that you should be aware of and this recipe will show you some of those.
Once again, we will build upon the previous recipe (Full screen Bing maps Silverlight recipe), as it provides a solid foundation for this recipe as well.
We will take off from the last recipe that was dealing with the Bing Maps Silverlight control. The code sample for this chapter is, separated however, ...