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  • Blog Post: RIA Services V1.0 SP1 Beta Released!!

    Moments ago, we released RIA Services V1.0 SP1 Beta along with WCF RIA Services October toolkit. You can download it from http://silverlight.net/riaservices . Installation instructions:- Uninstall WCF RIA Services Toolkit (if installed) Uninstall WCF RIA Services V1.0 for Visual Studio 2010 Install WCF...
  • Blog Post: Debugging an OOB Silverlight Business Application

    Recently, we came across a bug with the Silverlight Business Application with respect to an Out of Browser application. In the RTM bits for Silverlight 4 Tools a new feature was added to enable a better debugging experience with Out of Browser application. The feature basically launched the app in OOB...
  • Blog Post: I want my app to look like the Zune client

    Update : You can download the template from here . Earlier I had posted about the theme pack for the Silverlight Business Application and amongst them was the Cosmopolitan template. The cosmopolitan theme is inspired by the Metro theme which was first seen in the the Zune Client.   Since then, there...
  • Blog Post: Monitoring a domain service with Windows Server AppFabric dashboard

    At Teched 2010, we announced the RTM of Windows Server AppFabric. I am sure most of you are wondering what Windows Server AppFabric is? So, What is Windows Server AppFabric? Windows Server AppFabric is a set of integrated technologies that make it easier to build, scale and manage Web and composite applications...
  • Blog Post: Theme pack for Silverlight Business Application Released!!

    Last week, we released theme packs for Silverlight Application Templates along with some cool looking themes for the Silverlight Business Application. Download the refreshed Silverlight 4 themes (inlcuding RIA Services templates) here . Notes: Courtesy of Tim At the link above you’ll find 3 files to...
  • Blog Post: Web 307: Effective RIA Demo Code

    As promised, I am uploading the source code for the demo. Please keep in mind, there are some places where I have not followed best practices, I will follow up with a post after finishing and cleaning up the application. I have had a bunch of folks ask about the source code, so I wanted to get it out...
  • Blog Post: TechEd 2010: The Big Easy

    It’s been a great week at TechEd North America 2010 in New Orleans. There is a very good reason why they call it the Big Easy and now I know:) I was really surprised to see the number of folks that came out there and really glad to see the response RIA Services got . I was at the Silverlight booth most...
  • Blog Post: Silverlight TV Episode 26: Exposing SOAP, jSON and OData Endpoints from RIA Services

    I recently recorded a Silverlight TV episode where I demoed configuring a RIA Services DomainService to expose SOAP, JSon and OData endpoints. The video went online earlier today and it can be found here . Oh and be sure to check out for Silverlight TV Episode 28. It’s going to be awesome!! Stay Tuned...
  • Blog Post: Tech Ed North America 2010 – WCF RIA Services Talk

    Teched 2010 is almost around the corner. It will be held in New Orleans LA from June 7-10. Details and schedule of talks are now published online. I will be attending the conference this year and will actually be giving two talks. The first one as you must have guessed is on RIA Services. Below are the...
  • Blog Post: RIA Services Release Candidate 2…

    Last Thursday, we released our RC2 build of RIA Services. You can download all the latest bits from http://silverlight.net/riaservices These set of bits are compatible with Silverlight 4 RTM and Visual Studio 2010 RTM. I am sure most of you are wondering, why not RTW RIA Services already. Trust me...
  • Blog Post: The inner workings of Count <T> in RIA Services

    One of things that came up repeatedly in our API Reviews for RIA Services was the fact that, we were requesting the total server count of the resulting query by default for paging scenarios. This basically meant that were executing two queries on the database:- Execution on the actual query...
  • Blog Post: Configuring your DomainService for a Windows Phone 7 application

    At Mix 2010, ScottGu talked about the developer story of Windows Phone 7. As you know by now, that the developer story is on Silverlight. I have also seen some questions regarding Windows Phone and whether RIA Services can be used part in it. Unfortunately, there is no in built support for the Mobile...
  • Blog Post: Using Query.ResultLimit with DomainDataSource

    Server throttling is one the new features we introduced in our RC release. It lets you regulate the per request load on the server / DB by specifying maximum result limit on a query method using the QueryAttribute.ResultLimit property. Here is how you can specify a result limit on a query method:...
  • Blog Post: Installing RIA Services on a server

    As you are all aware that RIA Services currently blocks on a few items during installation. When you download RIA Services today, you need to have the following installed on the machine:- Visual Studio 2010 with Web Developer or Visual Web Developer express. .net Framework 4 Silverlight...
  • Blog Post: RIA Services RC and Toolkit March 2010 now available…

    The RIA Services team just released the RC version of the product. You can find all the installation instruction @ http://silverlight.net/RIAServices . I am going to talk about the features have been added to this release and also introduce you to the RIA Services Toolkit. You can download the RIA Services...
  • Blog Post: WCF RIA Services Presentation Model Explained

    Earlier this week we released the Beta version of WCF RIA Services for Visual Studio 2008 and the preview version for VS2010 Beta 2. There were a lot of great features added to it from our July CTP. Here is a quick list of all the features:- WCF Integration Compositional hierarchy Better...
  • Blog Post: RIA Services Link roundup Part 1

    Earlier in the year, BradA had started this tradition. Each week he would round up links from across the web on RIA Services. I really loved that idea and have decided to continue the tradition. Before I get started, here is a little about me:- I am a Program Manager on the RIA Services team and...
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