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Animte Background with Xaml and C++

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  • Is there any solution can help me create an animate background like Weather app? I want to design an app witch has rainning background. What can I use? DirectX or Xaml animations?
    Monday, August 13, 2012 11:40 AM

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  • You can use either DirectX or a Xaml MediaElement to play a full screen video as a background element. Which is better depends on your specific needs. My guess is that you will be better off starting with a MediaElement.

    --Rob

    • Marked as answer by Dinowy Wednesday, August 15, 2012 6:07 AM
    Monday, August 13, 2012 4:23 PM
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  • You can use either DirectX or a Xaml MediaElement to play a full screen video as a background element. Which is better depends on your specific needs. My guess is that you will be better off starting with a MediaElement.

    --Rob

    • Marked as answer by Dinowy Wednesday, August 15, 2012 6:07 AM
    Monday, August 13, 2012 4:23 PM
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  • Thanks Rob!

    Wednesday, August 15, 2012 6:08 AM