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XAML Unleashed by Adam Nathan

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Compiling XAML

Loading and parsing XAML at runtime is interesting for dynamic skinning scenarios or for .NET languages that don’t have the necessary support for XAML compilation. Most projects, however, leverage the XAML compilation supported by MSBuild and Visual Studio. XAML compilation involves three things: converting a XAML file into a special binary format, embedding the converted content as a binary resource in the app being built, and performing the plumbing that connects XAML with procedural code automatically.

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