Silverlight is Microsoft's cross-browser, cross platform plug-in for media experiences and rich interactive applications.

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Fullscreen Video on a dual monitor setup

I like to watch youTube videos and Netflix videos while working/playing/surfing. Youtube is Flash and Netlix is silverlight. I have two Monitors on my Windows 7 box, how can I do full screen YouTube ...
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A 'deselect' keystroke?

There is probably not a way to do this, but here's the situation: I am running a Silverlight 4 app in Google Chrome, and on occasion I hit cmd-A (select all) out of habit. It selects the entire SL ...
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IECAPT - screencapture - cannot capture webpage with silverlight image

I am trying to use IECapt to capture a screenshot of a webpage that has silverlight elements but despite adding delays, It shows the silverlight area as a blank. Any ideas or alternative solutions?
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Will future versions of Windows have latest versions of .Net and Silverlight installed or are there legal reasons not to?

I read that some versions of .Net do come pre-installed on Windows 7. To be consistent, shouldn't that mean that the latest version of .Net and Silverlight should come pre-installed on Windows? As a ...
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Recording streaming audio from online Flash and Silverlight sources

Is it possible to record streaming audio for a web site that uses a Flash Player or Silverlight player? I thought at times it might be nice to record the live radio and play it back later, but the ...
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How to uninstall MS silverlight developer package?

I have Win 7 Enterprise (32 bit) and Visual Studio 2010 ultimate. I installed Silverlight SDK 4. Now i want to uninstall the update "Microsoft Silverlight Developer Package 4.0" which is visible ...
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Silverlight and Opera

I am an avid fan of Opera, and have been for a number of years. Despite its bad rap, it is a very solidly built browser that has phenomenal standards support. A some of the sites that I use have ...
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Does windows 7 come with Silverlight preinstalled on a standard end- user system?

I am asking as Windows 7 laptops (at least from dell) seem to come with Flash preinstalled.
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Does Moonlight work on linux in Google Chrome?

I'm trying to install Moonlight, but I can only find instructions for setting it up in Firefox. And in the Ubuntu 10.04 repositories, I found a "moonlight-plugin-mozilla" package, but not ...
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Why doesn't Silverlight work in 64-bit?

I was using 64-bit IE and Silverlight would not work. This is ridiculous! What is the explanation for this?
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Does Safari on Windows support Silverlight?

Does the latest version of Safari (ver 4) under Windows support Silverlight? (This question was asked in the spirit of just having this information available on SuperUser after this question was ...
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Does Google Chrome support Silverlight?

Does Google Chrome support Silverlight? EDIT: I found the download site, ignored the announcement that my system might not support silverlight, downloaded it and tried to install it. It failed. I ...
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How to create a dzi file for seadragon?

I am using deep zoom composer and on the documentation, they said that we could create dzi files. I was following the steps, but unfortunately, i was not able to create any dzi file... Here's the ...
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Run this bat file with admin rights

I have written a simple bat file to run a silverlight install at login. I have the script called via GPO and AD, but when it runs, i have the issue of admin rights and UAC. Is there a way to stream ...
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Uninstalling Silverlight 4 beta on OS X

I want to downgrade to SL3 on my Mac after accidently installing SL4 Beta. I've tried the SL3 uninstall procedure: rm -rf /Library/Internet\ Plug-Ins/Silverlight.plugin rm -rf ...
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Problems with Moonlight on Linux Mint

I am just started to using Linux Mint. I wanted to view a Microsoft Silverlight page, but, i needed Microsoft Silverlight. Microsoft redirected me, with my FireFox on Linux Mint, to Moonlight. I ...
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How can I play an online video in full screen AND type in a text editor at the same time?

I watch instructional videos that play in Silverlight such as the ones at http://windowsclient.net/learn. I watch them in full screen on my left monitor. While the video is playing, I want to be ...
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Capturing Silverlight streaming

Does anybody know if there is an effective way to catch the streamed output of Silverlight and saving it to the Hard disk (in any format) without using screen capturing tools?
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Installing Silverlight on Linux

How to install Silverlight on Linux? Is there a package for Ubuntu?
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Does Silverlight or Flash support hardware acceleration?

Does Silverlight or Flash support hardware acceleration? Is work being done by the GPU or only the CPU? I believe Netflix View Instant uses Silverlight, does this support hardware acceleration?
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What is Microsoft Silverlight? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is Silverlight and how is different from flash? Why should I install it? What are the pros and cons of installing it on XP Pro, Thinkpad T60?
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Failure to install Siverlight

I tried to install Silverlight from the Microsoft site. The download is fine. I got Silverlight.exe (4.7MB). However, when I try and run it, I get the message saying "file is corrupt" during the ...
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Convert PowerPoint to Flash or Silverlight? [closed]

I have a simple PowerPoint presentation and I would like to convert it to Flash or Silverlight. The presentation is a simple "Slide after Slide after Slide" and my first guess was to use OpenOffice ...
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What is Silverlight and how is different from flash? Why should I install it?

I went Microsoft's website and in order to see some videos is requests me to install Silverlight? Is there any benefit? I don't really feel like installing a plugin from Microsoft, but I wonder is ...
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Is there a way to watch Netflix on Linux?

I'm trying to get Netflix to work on a Ubuntu box; Moonlight looked like it could run Netflix, but the version i tried(1.0.1) didn't work. Has anyone gotten this to work?
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Install Silverlight for Mozilla Firefox without administrative privileges

Is there any way I can install silverlight plugin for Firefox without admin privileges? For Flash there's an .xpi extension so that I can install it on Firefox Portable.