Solved

Resize Silverlight with browser?

Posted on 2008-10-27
1
981 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-12
Hi, I'm very new to silverlight.

I'm trying to test some functionnalitites of silverlight and i was wondering if there's a way to display the silverlight web page to fill the entire browser?

If so you guys have any example? I'm also curious about making the page display in full screen.

Thanks for the help.
0
Comment
Question by:SESIT
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 

Accepted Solution

by:
SESIT earned 0 total points
ID: 22830996
Ok i found the anwser to my question...

I found two solutions depending on what you want to do:

#1 If you want the app to only resize with the browser WITHOUT resizing the controls inside (no scale) you need to do this in your page.xaml.vb or . cs

#1 for VB: (in page.xaml.vb)

Public Sub New()
             InitializeComponent()

              AddHandler App.Current.Host.Content.Resized, AddressOf Content_Resized

End Sub

Private Sub Content_Resized(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)
              Me.Width = App.Current.Host.Content.ActualWidth
              Me.Height = App.Current.Host.Content.ActualHeight
End Sub


#1 for C#: (in page.xaml.cs)

public Page()

{
           InitializeComponent();

          App.Current.Host.Content.Resized += new EventHandler(Content_Resized);
}

void Content_Resized(object sender, EventArgs e)
{

           this.Width = App.Current.Host.Content.ActualWidth;
           this.Height = App.Current.Host.Content.ActualHeight;

}

Solution #2 Where you want the controls to be scale with the resizing of the browser

you need to define some scale transformations.

Follow this video for details:

http://www.microsoft.com/web/content.aspx?id=silverlight-content-resizing-html
 
0

Featured Post

PeopleSoft Has Never Been Easier

PeopleSoft Adoption Made Smooth & Simple!

On-The-Job Training Is made Intuitive & Easy With WalkMe's On-Screen Guidance Tool.  Claim Your Free WalkMe Account Now

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article describes how to add a user-defined command button to the Windows 7 Explorer toolbar.  In the previous article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/A_2172.html), we saw how to put the Delete button back there where it belongs.  "Delete" is …
If you have ever found yourself doing a repetitive action with the mouse and keyboard, and if you have even a little programming experience, there is a good chance that you can use a text editor to whip together a sort of macro to automate the proce…
This is Part 3 in a 3-part series on Experts Exchange to discuss error handling in VBA code written for Excel. Part 1 of this series discussed basic error handling code using VBA. http://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/1478/Excel-Error-Handlin…
Nobody understands Phishing better than an anti-spam company. That’s why we are providing Phishing Awareness Training to our customers. According to a report by Verizon, only 3% of targeted users report malicious emails to management. With compan…

752 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question