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  • Silverlight RC0 Debugging Tip – Check your VSM Styles

     This tip is somewhat buried at the end of my RC0 introductory post. However, I can’t emphasis enough that the main reason you get initialization errors or the WSOD (White Screen of Death) in Silverlight 2 is problems in your visual states.There are a few approaches and steps to debugging this.Open your project in Blend and look at the xaml files (start with app.xaml if that’s ...

  • More on the Final Silverlight 2 Release Date

    Read from this what you will. This is Scott Guthrie replying to a post on his blog. Emphasis below is mine. # re: Silverlight 2 Release Candidate Now Available Friday, September 26, 2008 10:09 AM by ScottGu Hi Ian, >>>>>>>> Great to finally have a release candidate although I read a comment on Tim Heuers blog that you are 'still committing to shipping Silve...

  • Silverlight 2 RC0 – Developer-Only RTW Prep Release

    By now, you probably heard that Silverlight 2 RC0 is out and available for download. While you’ll find that the breaking changes are fewer (or less significant) than those from Beta 1 to Beta 2, there are still some details to pay attention to. The developer release contains a breaking changes document which will help you through the issues.First and foremost: This is a developer-only bui...