On September 1, 2011, Silverlight 5 RC was released. As always, RIA Services is included in the Tools for Silverlight, and that release included our V1.0 SP2 RC build. And also as always, we published a standalone installer for RIA Services. You can find it on the download center. The... [Read More]
I Get NuGet. You Get NuGet?
Hello, my name is Jeff, and I am addicted to NuGet. I firmly believe NuGet is one of the best things to come out of Microsoft in a long time, or maybe ever. NuGet has already transformed the way the RIA Services team releases software. Now it’s starting to... [Read More]
Deprecating RIA Services Live IntelliSense
WCF RIA Services V1.0 (and V1.0 SP1) included a feature called “Live IntelliSense.” Live IntelliSense is a feature that you probably didn’t even know about, but you might also take it for granted. Some people do know about the feature though as it’s caused a few problems, and those affected... [Read More]
WCF RIA Services Toolkit (August 2011) - And Updated NuGet Packages
RIA Services Endpoints Poll
The RIA Services team is planning out some V2 features. One common question that keeps coming up as we’re discussing ideas is how much people are using the “extra” 3 endpoints that we provide: OData, JSON, and SOAP. If you don’t know, the official RIA Services product contained the default... [Read More]