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Damon Serji
Damon Serji,
Silverlight developer working at Metia in London.
Gavin Wignall
Gavin Wignall,
Interactive Design Lead, working in design for over 10 years, the last 3 being in Silverlight.
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Developer, working on various types of Silverlight and WCF projects.

To set the margin or Canvas of an object from the code you can use SetValue() which is a built-in method. SetValue() takes a DependencyProperty such as a Button, and a double value.

Example:

myButton.SetValue(Canvas.LeftProperty, myPoint.X);

In above example ‘myButton’ is a Button on the xaml, and myPoint is a variable of type Point which we use the X value of.

Posted by Damon Serji on 11. January 2010 18:36 under: Basic
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