LightSwitch Links and Resources

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  • Microsoft LightSwitch Home (Link)
  • LightSwitch Developer Center (Link)

Microsoft Downloads

  • Visual Studio LightSwitch Beta 1 Training Kit (Link)
  • 3rd Party Entity Framework Providers (Link)

Microsoft Support Forums

  • Visual Studio LightSwitch – General (Beta 1) – (Link)
  • LightSwitch Extensibility – (Link)

MSDN Videos

  • How Do I: Define My Data in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Create a Search Screen in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Create an Edit Details Screen in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Format Data on a Screen in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Sort and Filter Data on a Screen in LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Create a Master-Details (One to Many) Screen in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Pass a Parameter into a Screen from the Command Bar in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Write business rules for validation and calculated fields in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Create a Screen that can both Edit and Add Records in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: Create and Control Lookup Lists in a LightSwitch Application? (Link)
  • How Do I: How do I Set up Security to Control User (Link)
  • How Do I: Deploy a Visual Studio LightSwitch Application? (Link)

Channel 9 Videos

  • Steve Anonsen and John Rivard: Inside LightSwitch (Link)
  • Visual Studio LightSwitch Beyond the Basics (Link)
  • Introducing Visual Studio LightSwitch (Link)

LightSwitch Bloggers

LightSwitch Team Blogs

  • How to Communicate Access LightSwitch Screens (Link)
  • How to use Lookup Tables with Parameterized Queries (Link)
  • Creating a Custom Search Screen in Visual Studio LightSwitch – Beth Massi (Link)
  • How to Create a RIA service wrapper for OData Source (Link)
  • How Do I: Import and Export Data to and from a CSV File (Link)
  • How Do I: Create and Use Global Values in a Query (Link)
  • How Do I: Filter Items in a ComboBox or Model Window Picker in LightSwitch (Link)
  • Overview of Data Validation in LightSwitch Applications (Link)
  • The Anatomy of a LightSwitch Application Part 4, Data Access and Storage (Link)
  • The Anatomy of a LightSwitch Application Part 3, the logic Tier (Link)
  • The Anatomy of a LightSwitch Application Part 2, the presentation Tier (Link)
  • The Anatomy of a LightSwitch Application Part 1, Architecture Overview (Link)
  • How to Create a Screen with Multiple Search Parameters in LightSwitch (Link)
  • Getting the most out of LightSwitch Summary Properties – Beth Massi (Link)
  • Deployment Guide: How to Configure a Machine to Host a 3-tier LightSwitch Beta 1 Application (Link)
  • Implementing Security in a LightSwitch Application – Beth Massi (Link)

General Links and Resources

  • Microsoft LightSwitch Application using SQL Azure Database (Link)
  • Switch On The Light - Bing Maps and LightSwitch (Link)
  • How Do I: Import and Export Data to/From a CSV Files (Dan Seefeldt) (Link)
  • Visual Studio LightSwitch - Help Website (Link)
  • How to Reference security entities in LightSwitch (Link)
  • Filtering data based on current user in LightSwitch Apps (Link)
  • Telerik Blogs - Getting Started with #LightSwitch and OpenAccess (Link)
  • LightSwitch Student Information System (Link)
  • LightSwitch Student Information System (Part 2): Business Rules and Screen Permissions (Link)
  • LightSwitch Student Information System (Part 3): Custom Controls (Link)
  • Pluralcast 23: Visual Studio LightSwitch with Jay Schmelzer (Link)
  • How Do I: Filter Items in a ComboBox or Model Window Picker in LightSwitch (Link)
  • How Do I: Create and Use Global Values in a Query (Link)
  • Filtering data based on current user in LightSwitch Applications (Link)
  • Printing SQL Server Reports (.rdlc) with LightSwitch (Link)
  • CodeProject - Beginners Guide to Visual Studio LightSwitch (Link)
  • Visual Studio LightSwitch: Connecting to SQL Azure Databases (Link)
  • Visual Studio LightSwitch: Implementing and Using Extension Methods with Visual Basic (Link)
  • Rapid Application Development with Visual Studio LightSwitch (Link)
  • LightSwitch Experiences: Migrating Access to Microsoft LightSwitch (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch and Stored Procedures using WCF RIA Services (Link)
  • SilverLightShow – Beginners Guide to Visual Studio LightSwitch Part 1 – Working with New Data Entry Screen (Link)
  • SilverLightShow – Beginners Guide to Visual Studio LightSwitch Part 2 – Working with Search Screen (Link)
  • SilverLightShow – Beginners Guide to Visual Studio LightSwitch Part 3 – Working with Editable Data Grid Screen (Link)
  • SilverLightShow – Beginners Guide to Visual Studio LightSwitch Part 4 – Working with List and Details Screen (Link)
  • SilverLightShow – Beginners Guide to Visual Studio LightSwitch Part 5 – Working with Custom Validation (Link)
  • Printing with LightSwitch (Link)
  • Implementing Security in Role-based LightSwitch Applications (Link)
  • Introduction to Visual Studio LightSwitch (Link)
  • Visual Studio LightSwitch Applications Localization (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Quick Start (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Logical View vs File View in Solution Explorer (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Customizing a Data Entity using the Designer (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Adding Telerik Silverlight Controls (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Customizing an Entity Field using the Designer (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Using the Is Computed Field Property (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Using the Entity Field Custom Validation (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Creating Table Relationships (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Creating and Using a Query (Link)
  • Microsoft LightSwitch – Send an Email from LightSwitch (Link)

LightSwitch Application Deployment

  • Deploying 3-Tier Applications with Browser Clients using Visual Studio LightSwitch (Link)
  • Deployment of 3-Tier Desktop Applications with Visual Studio LightSwitch (Link)
  • Deploying Visual Studio LightSwitch Beta 1 2-Tier Desktop Applications (Link)

LightSwitch Extensions and Custom Controls

  • Visual Studio LightSwitch: Binding a Silverlight Pie Chart Control to Screens (Link)
  • Creating a LightSwitch Custom Silverlight Control (Link)
  • Visual Studio LightSwitch Custom Control Extensions Development (Link)
  • Creating a Visual Studio LightSwitch Custom Silverlight Control (Using Infragistics Components) (Link)

LightSwitch Presentation Resources

  • Laurent DuveauMontreal .NET Community – LightSwitch Sample Application from the Presentation (Link)
  • Laurent DuveauTechDays Montreal – LightSwitch Slides and Sample Application (Link)
  • Drew Robbins (Technical Evangelist, Microsoft) – TechEd Europe, DEV206 Building Business Applications with Visual Studio LightSwitch – Presentation Slides and Video of the Presentation (Link)
  • Lisa Feigenbaum - TechEd Africa 2010 - DTL217 #LightSwitch - Future of Business Application Development (Link)
  • Kunal Chowdhury – Microsoft Virtual Techdays – Building Visual Studio LightSwitch Application, Slides Download (Link)

LightSwitch Books

 

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  • said

    <p>Awesome list!</p> <p>But don't forget the most important one of them all -- The LightSwitch Developer Center:</p> <p> <a target="_blank" href="http://msdn.com/lightswitch">http://msdn.com/lightswitch</a> </p> <p>This also has learning resources, forums, bug submission forms, link to download the beta, blogs, videos, etc.</p> <p>We'll be starting a community page there soon and this list looks like a great start!</p> <p>THANKS!</p>

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  • Anonymous said

    Many thanks for the linkback!!&amp;lt;br /&amp;gt;&amp;lt;br /&amp;gt;I'll return the kindness...as soon as I fix a bug I just introduced (I like breaking stuff so that I find out how it works :).&amp;lt;br /&amp;gt;&amp;lt;br /&amp;gt;Cheers!

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