Xaml 2009 Features: Built in Types
In Xaml2009, we have built-in support for common CLR types which simplifies authoring. So rather than specifying something like
<s:String xmlns:s="clr-namespace:System;assembly=mscorlib"> Foo </s:String>
We can use the notation <x:String > Foo </s:String>
The list of types supported is below:
One thing to note is wrt WPF this will work only in loose Xaml. This means that these features cannot be used within Cider\Blend. Rob has a post clarifying the absence of tooling support.
Now you get the slight change in title J
[This is part of a series on New WPF\XAML Features]