Monday, May 2, 2011

Expression Blend Tip : What elements are assigned to parts

When you edit a control template in blend you can view which elements are attached to parts from a small icon next to the element in Objects and Timeline panel as shown (for the default silverlight slider control template): 
Additionally you can view all the parts available to you in the Parts panel as shown: 

To assign parts you can right click on an object in the objects and timeline panel and select options as shown: 
You can also right click and clear part assignment: 

Enjoy!