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Silverlight2.0 Addin


Silverlight2.0 Addin allows WordPress user to easily embed Silverlight 2.0 Application in their wordpress blog with one simple tag.


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  1. Extract all files and copy it to your plugins directory (/wp-content/plugins/).
  2. Login to WordPress Admin and activate the plugin.
  3. Goto the Options Tab and update your prefered standard properties.
    • Standard Root Location: Is the standard-root directory where the silverlight applications are located.
    • Standard Width and Height are the standard dimesions for every silverlight application if there is no explicit declaration.

A silverlight application can be embedded in a post using a tag of the following form:

[silverlight: URL]

e.g. [silverlight: app.xap]

The URL is the XAP file which is generated by normally Visual Studio or other IDE’s.

You can also set the dimensions:

[silverlight: URL, WIDTH, HEIGHT]

e.g. [silverlight: app.xap, 400, 300]

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