Itzben on NuGet

Do you need a Silverlight or Windows Phone 7 TextBox to update on every key? Do you need to data bind a visual state or a set of radio buttons to an enumeration? How about making a control visible whenever a property is equal to a certain value?

Itzben is a collection of universally useful XAML behaviors, value converters, and styles. Open the Assets tab in Blend and drag them onto your art board.

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There are four ways to enjoy Itzben.

NuGet Powershell

Just open the NuGet Package Manager Console and type:

install-package itzben

Or if you are in a Windows Phone 7 project:

install-package itzbenwp7

NuGet Dialog

Don’t do Powershell? Just Add Library Package Reference:

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Zip file

Don’t want to install NuGet? Just download the zip file from Codeplex. Find the Itzben.dll for your project type.

Source code

Don’t want to take a dependency on a third-party library? I’m with you. Every Itzben class is self-contained. Just go to the Codeplex Source Code page, pick the class you want, and copy it directly into your project.

Contribute

Please enjoy this collection. It was created as a way to stop writing the same code in every project. And if you have a behavior, value converter, or style that you find universally useful, please open an issue and we’ll include your patch.

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