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Over the last few months I’ve seen a lot of comments about Microsoft Virtual Academy being retired, in addition to a fair amount of traffic going to an article I posted about Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) being retired January 31, 2019. It’s important to note that Microsoft hasn’t abandoned the learning community. They’ve actually been…Microsoft Learn is the new Microsoft Virtual Academy — Build Azure
In this article we will run through a couple of scenarios using the UWP TeachingTip control. This relatively new control is an animated flyout that according to the documentation “draws the user’s attention on new or important updates and features, remind a user of nonessential options that would improve the experience, or teach a user how a task should be completed”.
The high quality of this official documentation made us decide to skip a high-level introduction and to immediately expose the TeachingTip control to some more challenging ‘enterprise-ish’ scenarios. Here are the things you can expect us to cover in this article:
- programmatically creating a TeachingTip,
- precision targeting a XAML control,
- state management,
- auto-hiding a TeachingTip on time-out and navigation, and
- building an inherited control.
We also added a sample that expresses our concerns on the light dismiss behavior, and identified an interesting use case for the TeachingTip as ‘Form…
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Today we’re pleased to announce the availability of Plato.Core, a port of our popular Plato.NET library for .NET to the .NET Core framework.
Plato.Core supports the following features:
- Object Mapper
- Memory Cache
- Support for ActiveMQ
- Support for RabbitMQ
- Support for Redis cache
To get started, search for Plato.NetCore on NuGet.org from within Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code. Take a look and let us know what you think and please contribute!
The ReflectSoftware Team
NOTE: This post was reposted on https://blog.reflectsoftware.com .