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Visual Studio 2012 Cookbook by Richard Banks

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Storyboarding user requirements

To help developers improve communication with their stakeholders, Microsoft has added a tool known as Storyboarding. A storyboard is a set of wireframes and mockups that visually describe how an application's user interface should work and the interactions that can occur within that interface.

For Visual Studio 2010 Microsoft pushed Sketch Flow as the tool for UI prototyping. But it is a complex tool with a fairly steep learning curve, especially for people who aren't familiar with XAML. People instead turned to lightweight tools such as Balsamiq because of their ease of use and effectiveness.

Visual Studio 2012's Storyboarding tool is a simple tool much like the other lightweight prototyping tools, with the benefit ...

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