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5 Tips for Designing Beautiful UWP Apps

Posted by on Aug 22, 2016 in #uwpdev | 3 comments

This blog post is about the design ideas and tricks that went into building the UWP version of the Property Manager code sample (recently published at The code sample is a cross-platform solution, leveraging the Microsoft Graph and focuses on building native user experiences. If you...

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Prettier repetitive XAML with Attached Properties

Posted by on May 30, 2016 in #uwpdev | 2 comments

XAML is an incredible markup language for both prototyping concepts and building rich, fluid experiences. The set of capabilities is large, and for some a bit unexplored. One of those areas is a concept called attached properties. An attached property is essentially a global property, which can be set on any object. Attached properties have been around...

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