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Then download my MVP Global Summit Countdown Gadget for Vista!!
This new release supports 3 languages (english, spanish and french) and the flyout window shows latest entries from the MVP Summit event rss.
Enjoy, and Merry Christmas.
The work done is so unbelievable!!! this is like a picture, but you can move around it, change zoom/rotation and tilt!!
Also check the Traffic view : traffic info has been added for 3 Canadian cities: Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal.
What's coming next!?
In a recently job I wanted to package as much as possible common items of the web layer (WebControls, BasePage, HttpHandlers, Js, Css, etc...) in a class library project, so I can share the dll across several ASP.NET apps.
As I use the CSS Friendly Control Adapters to change the asp:menu rendering, I could easily factorize adapters class, css, pictures and Js as embedded resources in the external dll, but I end up with the browser file in App_browsers folder (that maps webcontrols to their adapters).
Good news is you can set adapters by code in the PreInit event of your BasePage, sample for the Menu :
The Service Pack 1 for Expression Blend contains several fixes and changes, and also optimize Visual Studio 2008 support.