Creating path-based animations
Property-based animations are certainly the most common animations to use. WPF supports another form of animation – path-based animation; that is, an animation that runs along a
PathGeometry. Let's see how to achieve that.
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How to do it...
We'll create a circle that moves along a path laid out by a
- Create a new WPF application named
MainWindow.xaml. Add a
PathGeometryobject to the
Windowthat describes a rectangular path:
<Window.Resources> <PathGeometry x:Key="rg"> <PathFigure IsClosed="True" StartPoint="20,20"> <PolyLineSegment Points="300,20 300,200 20,200 20,200" /> </PathFigure> </PathGeometry> ...