Silverlight 2 DataGrid December 2008 Release

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Jan 8, 2009 at 4:15 AM
Silverlight 2 DataGrid December 2008 Release

Silverlight 2 DataGrid December 2008 Release

We havejust uploaded a new version of the DataGrid that includes a number of bug fixesand a few behavioral breaking changes from the version that shipped withSilverlight 2.  Please take the time to read through and understand all of thechanges before you decide to upgrade your DataGrid.  Following this list ofchanges is a set of instructions on how to start using the new version.


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InstallationInstructions

Visitthe Silverlight2 DataGrid December 2008 Release download page and read the installationinstructions carefully.  In order to successfully use the new DataGrid youmust do the following.

1.       Close all instances of Microsoft Visual Studio.2.       Delete all cached toolbox items by removing all filesbeginning with "toolbox" from %LocalAppData%\Microsoft\VisualStudio\9.0.
  • On Microsoft Windows XP, %LocalAppData% is Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Application Data.
  • On Microsoft Windows Vista, %LocalAppData% is Users\UserName\AppData\Local.
3.   Replace the following assemblieswith the ones in this package:
  • %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SDKs\Silverlight\v2.0\Libraries\Client\System.Windows.Controls.Data.dll
  • %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SDKs\Silverlight\v2.0\Libraries\Client\System.Windows.Controls.Data.Design.dll

4.       For any existing projects, delete the reference toSystem.Windows.Controls.Data.dll and then re-add the reference.

 

 

Happy Holidays from the Silverlight DataGrid Team!