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Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit - Nov 2010

Rating:        Based on 17 ratings
Reviewed:  13 reviews
Downloads: 64428
Change Set: 56962
Released: Nov 2, 2010
Updated: Feb 18, 2011 by jeffwilcox
Dev status: Stable Help Icon

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Release Notes

Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit Overview

Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit offers developers additional controls for Windows Phone application development, designed to match the rich user experience of the Windows Phone 7.

Suggestions? Features? Questions?

Components in the Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit

  • New Components
    • AutoCompleteBox
    • ListPicker
    • LongListSelector
    • Page Transitions
  • Existing Components
    • GestureService/GestureListener
    • ContextMenu
    • DatePicker
    • TimePicker
    • ToggleSwitch
    • WrapPanel

What's included in the source code?

The sources package includes:
  • Complete C# source code
  • Sample application
    • AutoCompleteBox
    • ContextMenu
    • DatePicker and TimePicker
    • Gestures
    • ListPicker
    • LongListSelector
    • ToggleSwitch
    • Page Transitions
    • WrapPanel

Reviews for this release

I downloaded the toolkit samples. They have references to the team's worksite and don't seem to have all the files.
by sdstrader on Nov 22, 2011 at 1:36 AM
Thank you so much, great toolkit, but it has some shortcoming (f.e. ListPicker's IsOpen property) and bug yet (f.e. ListPicker's Background property). I like that we get the source codes too, it is very interesting. Can't wait for new controls and fixes! Edit: oops, I've just looked at the Source tab, and I see that you have been uploaded updates. You deserve the 5 star instead of 4. :)
by Csaba86 on Jan 23, 2011 at 5:07 PM
error ocurred in build time Error 2 Could not write lines to file "obj\Debug\Microsoft.Phone.Controls.Toolkit.VisualStudio.Design.csproj.FileListAbsolute.txt". The specified path, file name, or both are too long. The fully qualified file name must be less than 260 characters, and the directory name must be less than 248 characters. Microsoft.Phone.Controls.Toolkit.VisualStudio.Design
by icatropos on Dec 21, 2010 at 6:04 PM
Great! Only missing Charts from SL4.0 Toolkit SL3.0 Toolkit has less controls :(
by cmorgado on Dec 14, 2010 at 7:45 PM
Awesome piece of work. May I have some more porrige sir?
by j_healy on Dec 14, 2010 at 1:11 AM
excellent toolkit. quite useful.
by bkohli on Dec 13, 2010 at 6:47 PM
Love it! Thanks guys! Can't wait for the autocomplete text box to be fixed and usable!
by btrabucco on Dec 10, 2010 at 8:23 PM
Great tools, really useful, and the new release had some long-awaited controls. A custom MessageBox would be cool at the next update:)
by realbizkit on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:38 AM
Wow..I'd missed this update! Gee thanks! :)
by mejo on Nov 11, 2010 at 6:27 AM
Great job guys! I'm so happy that you had the ListPicker. Thank you
by ArchieCoder on Nov 6, 2010 at 5:43 AM
What's wrong with the last Silverlight Toolkit for Windows Phone ? Where is Microsoft.Silverlight.Testing.dll ?
by Filimindji on Nov 5, 2010 at 7:12 PM
Thank you for a great toolkit. We quickly adopted the new page transitions for our tools. We’ve released an updated versions of our help engine and authoring tools for WP7 with added support for the toolkit page transitions. Get more info here
by BjornBacklund on Nov 4, 2010 at 8:13 PM
Finally with a PickerBox control ... thank you!
by bkoenig on Nov 3, 2010 at 9:03 PM