VML to SVG Migration Guide

This guide compares the architecture and implementation of VML and SVG.
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    VML to SVG Migration Guide.xps

    VML to SVG Migration Guide.pdf

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      This guide shows how SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) has been expanded from VML (Vector Markup Language). It includes: discussions comparing the 12 key architectural components of both vector markup languages; working code examples; line-by-line code annotations; screen shots; and a short JavaScript animation program using DOM scripting that has been converted from VML to SVG.
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    Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista

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