What is MVVM? MVVM Light Framework

Start with MVVM Light Toolkit

MVVM Light toolkit is a lightweight toolkit for MVVM. This toolkit provides very basic classes for developing your application in MVVM architecture. You can download the latest MVVM Light Toolkit from here. MVVM Light Toolkit comes with 2 main DLLs. GalaSoft.MvvmLight.dll GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras.dll Main classes in GalaSoft.MvvmLight.dll are: ObservableObject - Bas...

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MVVM Light Messenger

MVVM Light Messenger is a class that allows exchange messages between objects. Messenger class is mainly used for sending messages between viewmodels. Messenger class decreases coupling between viewmodels. Every viewmodel can communicate with another viewmodel without any association between them. Messenger is an implementation of Mediator pattern in MVVM Light toolkit. You can know more a...

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WPF MVVM Introduction

Today writing large WPF application is very complex task. WPF application composed of many complex UI designs, larget set of business objects, data storage objects and presentation logic which makes the development of WPF application quite cumbersome. Microsoft introduced a new pattern "MVVM" to make the development of WPF application easier. MVVM is an architectural pattern which separates...

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MVVM Light Toolkit Example

In my previous blog, I have showed you some main classes in MVVM Light Tookit. In this blog, I will show a simple MVVM Light Toolkit example. In this example, we will create a sample application for loading and saving the employees details using MVVM Light Toolkit. We will do below tasks one by one: Add a reference of MVVM Light Toolkit into Visual Studio Project Design UI of M...

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