Swithing between pages

Good evening,
Im learning Silverlight at the moment, and Ive got issues with switching between pages.

In the startup of Silverlight there is the following code:-
    Private Sub Application_Startup(ByVal o As Object, ByVal e As StartupEventArgs) Handles Me.Startup
        Me.RootVisual = New MainPage()
    End Sub

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Is it possible that in the MainPage, i can run something like:-
          Application.RootVisual = New SecondPage()
          MainPage.dispose

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tonelm54Asked:
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lenordisteCommented:
I would use NavigationService.Navigate to switch pages:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms591053(VS.95).aspx
see this ressource for a broad overview in navigation for silverlight:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc838245(VS.95).aspx

in short:
NavigationService.Navigate(new Uri("MyPage.xaml", UriKind.Relative))

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Imran Javed ZiaConsultant Software Engineer - .NET ArchitectCommented:
Hi,

in simple application where you don't have Navigation Frame you can simply use

Me.Content = New MyPage()

for Frame approch you have to use some other way,
Please let me know you application and navigation structure.

Thanks
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tonelm54Author Commented:
ok, thank you. I will have a play over the bank holidays.
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