SamGeo's Tablet Avalon Blog

Details about Tablet's integration in the Avalon platform.

SamGeo's Tablet Avalon Blog

  • Dude, where's my Ink object?

    We’ve made some fairly large changes to the ink object model in Avalon. It differs now from our COM / WinForms Ink object model in several key ways that I’d like to discuss. In this post, I’ll talk about our decision to remove the Microsoft.Ink.Ink object...
  • September CTP is now available for download

    The latest Avalon bits are now available (September CTP). Tablet Avalon integration is included in the Avalon assemblies for all platforms and largely represents the APIs we will ship with. There are only a few very minor tweaks we are making right now...
  • Controlling the appearance of Strokes with DrawingAttributes

    To start off with… When you collect Strokes in an InkCanvas, the appearance of each Stroke is controlled by two things: 1) The sampling points of the Stroke (or spine) 2) The DrawingAttributes of the Stroke A good way to think of this is...
  • Editing with InkCanvas

    Going a little deeper into InkCanvas … InkCanvas not only collects and renders ink, but it also allows editing of that ink, as well as any elements hosted in the InkCanvas. I wanted to talk about two very important properties on InkCanvas that control...
  • Introducing Tablet Avalon

    Tablet PC has had platform technologies for COM \ WinForms developers dating back to our first release in 2001. Over the last few years, the Tablet team has been busy developing a new Tablet client platform for Avalon. We’ve integrated our code directly...