AGI provides introductory, advanced, private, and customized Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio training courses. Whether you are creating a line of business app or a customer-facing app, using C# or HTML5, we can help you use Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio to design better applications, and have the depth of skills to provide you with expert Blend for Visual Studio training. AGI offers several ways to learn Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio. Review our Blend for Visual Studio course details below. If you have questions about our Blend Training options, call 781-376-6044 to speak with a training consultant or use our contact form.
In this introductory-level Blend for Visual Studio course, formally called Expression Blend, you explore the Blend workspace and tools, learning how to efficiently organize your work and generate content that is engaging and interactive. You'll work with the Visual State Manager to define states and transitions, as well as discover how to integrate C# using the built-in Code Editor. This Expression Blend class also empowers you to create multipage applications and incorporate video to make your applications come to life.
All Blend for Visual Studio classes are available as private classes, and training may also be customized to meet your specific needs.
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio
You can purchase Blend for Visual Studio as part of the Visual Studio application or obtain a trial version of it from the Microsoft web site.
This two-day course introduces Blend for Visual Studio users to the tools and features they can use to create interactive applications for Windows 8 and Windows Phone. Students discover how to build and import assets, as well as how to apply interactivity to these assets. Students work on hands-on projects that include creating applications that include animations, reusable interactive items, video players and more. Best practices are discussed throughout the course, as well as tips on how to integrate Blend successfully with Visual Studio. Contact AGI about this Microsoft Expression Blend training class.
Blend for Visual Studio overview
Importing and building assets for your interactive application using Blend
Organizing your Blend project
Adding visual enhancements to your objects
Adding interactivity to objects using Blend
Working with the Visual State Manager in Blend
Adding Video to your project in Blend
Creating reusable items using Blend
Creating a multipage applications using Blend
Integrating C# with Blend for Visual Studio
Working with data in Blend
Element to element binding
We recommend that you have the Microsoft Expression Blend software before starting the class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial version of it at from the Microsoft web site.
Belnd for Visual Studio can be custom instructed to fit your needs. You can choose to learn Blend using XAML, or HTML5, you can also focus the Blend for Visual Studio training on Windows 8 apps or Windows Phone apps.
You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by the Certified Instructors at AGI.
Questions about Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio Training Classes? Interested in private or customized Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio Training Classes? Call to speak with a training consultant: 781-376-6044.
AGI's team of experienced instructors are led by Jennifer Smith the design and usability expert and best-selling author of more than 20 books including Creative Cloud for Dummies, Creative Suite for Dummies, and Photoshop Digital Classroom. Classes are led by experienced professionals who have extensive professional and training experience.