Here you can read how to create the simplest application with Elysium.

Prerequisites

Caution

Visual Studio Templates are accessible only after the installation of Elysium SDK by the setup program or msi-package. Only C# templates are supported at the moment.

Creating an application by Visual Studio Template.

  1. In the Visual Studio window choose an item File - New - Project.

  2. In the dialog window New Project choose a type of a template Visual C# - Windows and then WPF Metro Application and press OK.

  3. Visual Studio will create a new project, add necessary references and create basic structure of the project.

    Tip

    To create additional windows you can use the template WPF Metro Window. To do this, right-click on the project and choose the item Add - New item. In the window, which will appear, choose following template type Visual C# - WPF and then WPF Metro Window, after it click OK.

Manual creating of the application

  1. In the Visual Studio window choose an item File - New - Project.

  2. In the dialog window New Project choose a type of a template Visual C# and then WPF Application and press OK.

  3. When Visual Studio creates new project, add necessary references. Do a right-click on item References and choose the item Add reference.... In the window, which will appear, choose following item Assemblies - Extensions and choose the assembly Elysium and press OK.

    Note

    If you use Visual Studio 2010 and you have not installed Productivity Power Tools, then in the dialog Add reference you need to choose the item .NET.

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