Our Apologies to One Guy

Last week, I tweeted about a bug the RIA Services QA team found.  It’s rather obscure and we decided not to fix it.  I thought it was worth mentioning for at least the humor of it. Here’s what you must be using in order to see this issue: Windows XP... [Read More]
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RIA Services T4: Walk-Up Experience

UPDATE: The RIA Services team released a December 2010 Toolkit, and that release fixes the build issues encountered below.  But this post still has value as it shows some ways to modify the code generated by our T4 Code Generator.  Be sure to check out Varun Puranik’s Blog for more... [Read More]

WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP1 Beta

BAM! This is an exciting day; today we are releasing WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP1 Beta and WCF RIA Services Toolkit October 2010.  These download links are also available from http://silverlight.net/riaservices. Side-by-side installation with WCF RIA Services V1.0 is not supported.  If you already have RIA Services installed on your... [Read More]

RIA Services Validation: Providing ValidationContext

Throughout this series on RIA Services Validation, I’ve mentioned and shown ValidationContext several times.  In this post, we’ll learn about the purpose of ValidationContext, what types of context it can provide, and how it integrates with RIA Services.  This will allow us to explore further topics such as cross-entity validation... [Read More]