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Close Browser Window In Lightswitch 2011






Software Requirement




  1. Visual studio 2010 is installed on your machine.
  2. Visual Studio 2010 service pack 1 is installed on your machine.
  3. Microsoft Visual Studio Light switch 2011 is installed on your machine.
  4. Silverlight runtime version 4 or 5 is installed on your machine

Prerequisite Knowledge




  1. How to create project using visual studio?
  2. How to create screens in lightswitch?
  3. What is the role of dispatcher in lightswitch?

Steps Of Execution




  1. Create a new project
  2. Add a new screen
  3. Add assembly and namespace
  4. Add a button
  5. Write code to close browser window



Create A New Project




Picture showing the sample lightswitch project in visual studio solution explorer

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Add A New Screen




Picture showing the Add New Screen window for adding the new screen in lightswitch

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Add Assembly And Namespace




Picture showing adding the reference of System.Windows.Browser in the project

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Add A Button




Picture showing adding the close button in the lightswitch designer window

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Write Code To Close Browser Window




partial void CloseButton_Execute() {
	Dispatchers.Main.BeginInvoke(() = >{
		// Write your code here.
		System.Windows.Browser.HtmlPage.Window.Invoke("close");
	});
}



Output


Picture showing the output of the close browser window in lightswitch 2011

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Posted By  -  Karan Gupta
 
Posted On  -  Monday, August 5, 2013

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