March 2009

Volume 24 Number 03

March 2009 Code Downloads

March 2009

SharePoint - 10 Best Practices For Building SharePoint Solutions

Here we summarize a number of best practices for developing SharePoint solutions.
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Foundations - Writing More Efficient ItemsControls

Here Charles Petzold explains several techniques for improving the performance of ItemsControls.
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Silverlight Patterns - Model-View-ViewModel In Silverlight 2 Apps

In this article, you'll learn how to avoid problematic tight coupling by applying the Model-View-ViewModel pattern in Silverlight 2.
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Test Run - Automating UI Tests In WPF Applications

This month we describe techniques for automating UI testing in Windows Presentation Foundation applications.
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Internet Explorer 8 - New Features To Slice, Store, And Accelerate Your Web Applications

Internet Explorer 8 sports some exciting new features including Web Slices, Accelerators, and search suggestions along with AJAX navigation and DOM storage.

.NET Interop - Automate Acceptance Testing With IronRuby

Acceptance testing verifies that the system under development meets the customer's requirements. Learn the benefits here.

Wicked Code - 3 Important Tips For Silverlight Development

As a Web platform, Silverlight should be fast. Don't keep your users waiting by not heeding these performance tips.
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