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WPF Designer

The Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Designer for Visual Studio provides a visual design experience for creating Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) controls and applications. The WPF Designer has many features to help you write Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) for your WPF applications. 

WPF Designer Overview

Describes the WPF Designer, which you can use to visually design the UI for your Windows Vista application.

User Interface Reference for the WPF Designer

Contains links to topics that describe the UI of the WPF Designer.

The WPF Designer for Windows Forms Developers

Describes how the design experience in the WPF Designer differs from that of the Windows Forms Designer.

Collaboration with Expression Blend

Describes how to use the WPF Designer to work collaboratively with graphics designers using Expression Blend.

FrameworkElement

Provides a framework-level set of properties, events, and methods for WPF elements.

UIElement

Represents the base class for WPF core-level implementations building on WPF elements and basic presentation characteristics.

Control

Represents the base class for UI elements that use a ControlTemplate to define their appearance.

XamlReader

Parses XAML markup into an object.

XamlWriter

Serializes an object to XAML.

Debugging and Interpreting Errors in the WPF Designer

Describes how to use the WPF Designer to debug your WPF controls and applications.

Windows Presentation Foundation

Contains links to topics that describe the WPF platform.

XAML

Describes how to use XAML markup to define your WPF controls and applications.

Migration and Interoperability

Contains links to topics that describe how to use both Windows Forms and WPF in your Windows Vista applications.

WPF Designer Extensibility

Contains links to topics that describe how to extend the WPF Designer to provide custom designer experiences.

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