I asked the same question on Stackoverflow - how do i add reference to external resource dictionary and have it show up on my blend resource panel?
To link to an item...
Project > Link To Existing Item > (Navigate to the external Resource Dictionary, select it and click ok.)
Just know that any changes you make in the linked, you are making in the original.
Thanks for this solution, which seems to work great if I have another XAML resource dictionary.
However, I would like to use a resource that is in a resource dictionary which is embedded in another DLL.
I couldn't use your solution for this. Do you know if there is a way?
Thanks in advance.
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