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Working with Controls in the WPF Designer

Using the Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Designer for Visual Studio, you create WPF applications by dragging controls from the Toolbox and dropping them onto the design surface. You can choose from a wide variety of existing controls, and you can create your own custom user controls.

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  • UserControl
    Provides an empty control that can be used to create other controls.
  • Controls
    Contains links to topics that describe how to use WPF controls.