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Top Silverlight Features

IIS Smooth Streaming

IIS Smooth Streaming enables you to deliver high definition streams that play back smoothly on any device running Silverlight.

PivotViewer

PivotViewer makes it easier to interact with massive amounts of data on the web in ways that are powerful, informative, and fun. By visualizing thousands of related items at once...

SketchFlow

SketchFlow, part of Blend for Visual Studio 2013, revolutionizes the speed and efficiency with which you can demonstrate a vision for an application. SketchFlow provides an...

Deep Zoom

Silverlight Deep Zoom is the fastest, smoothest, zooming technology on the Web, bringing the highest resolution images and frame rates...

Pixel Shader

These software based effects include blur and drop shadow that can be applied to any graphical content and animated. You can also write your own effect.

New Controls

Silverlight is packed with over 60 high-quality, fully skinnable and customizable out-of-the-box controls such as charting and media, new layout containers...

Media Format Extensibility

With the new Raw AV pipeline, Silverlight can easily support a wide variety of third-party codecs. Audio and video can be decoded outside the runtime and rendered...

Perspective 3D Graphics

Silverlight allows developers and designers to apply content to a 3D plane. Users can rotate or scale live content in space without writing any additional code. Other effects...

Skinning and Styling

Silverlight makes it easy to create graphics and then use them to customize controls, such as the look of a scrollbar. Silverlight provides XAML based templates for each...