WPF Items Control and the Generator

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Category: User Interface & User Experience UI/UX

One of the most interesting aspect of WPF UI programming is the ItemsControl. This apparently inconspicuous element packs a lot of potential and can be the source of a lot of frustration to novice WPF programmers, especially when used incorrectly.

One of the best sources for learning about the ItemsControl is Dr.WPF's series: ItemsControl: From A to Z"
In the series, there are a number of articles discussing how ItemsControl maps to collections, templating and styling and of course item containers and generators.

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WPF Line Charts

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Category: User Interface & User Experience UI/UX

If you've ever tried to build a line chart in WPF you may have been disappointed. I know I have.. At least at the time of writing this there is no native support for charting in WPF and my attempts to build my own control for this purpose have let me through great pains.

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