The XAML specification defines rules that map object-oriented namespaces, types, properties, and events into XML namespaces, elements, and attributes. XAML parsers/compilers are available for two object-oriented environments:
.NET—for WPF, WCF, and WF desktop apps; Silverlight apps on the Web and on Windows Phone; Windows Store apps; and universal apps
Windows Runtime (WinRT)—for Windows Store and universal apps, including C++/CX apps that don’t involve .NET
You can see this by examining the following simple (but complete) ...