What is Silverlight?

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Recently, I was learning about Silverlight for a project. Here is what I’m keeping for future reference:

Silverlight 5

A Microsoft platform for developing and deploying Rich internet applications. Right now, it’s a depreceated technology. Runs as a browser plugin. Supports .NET languages like C# and VB.NET, IronPython and IronRuby using DLR (Dynamic Language Runtime).


There’re 3 options:

Install silverlight using WPI Install Expression blend for designing purposes Install XNA Game studio for working with 3D

We also


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