Navigating to Silverlight control documentation on MSDN redirects to WPF documentation


  • I posted this in a comment on MSDN itself, but I'm never quite sure if those comments ever go anywhere or get read.

    If you try to navigate to the Bing Maps Silverlight control API reference on MSDN, by clicking on either of the links highlighted in red below, say (from

    You instead get redirected to the WPF control method reference (

    WPF Method Reference

    In fact, I'm not sure there's any way to get to the Silverlight reference through simple navigation on MSDN unless you follow a direct URL link to the page.

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    Monday, March 05, 2012 8:05 AM


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