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BOOK: Silverlight 1.0 ISBN 978-0-470-22840-1
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Old November 25th, 2007, 02:47 PM
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I ran the example described in Listing 4-31 and 4-32.

"Begin" starts the rectangle moving.

"Stop" sometimes, but not always, stops the rectangle once its moving. It doesn't stop it in place though. It always places it in a certain position on the canvas.

"Pause" and "Resume" don't do anything at all.

This doesn't seem work as it should. Can anyone explain this behavior? Does this actually work? What would cause it not to work?

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I think I found the problem. In the XAML, the rectangles are created first. Then the textblocks are created in the very same positions. The textblocks cover up the rectangles, so you are clicking on the textblocks instead of the rectangles. The events are not fired because the events are defined in the XAML of the rectangles. I commented out the textblocks to test this out (see below) and the events fired as they should.


<Rectangle x:Name="pause"
    MouseLeftButtonUp="pause_onMouseLeftButtonUp" Fill="Blue"
        Height="23" Width="75" Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="95" />
    <Rectangle x:Name="resume"
    MouseLeftButtonUp="resume_onMouseLeftButtonUp" Fill="Blue"
        Height="23" Width="75" Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="265" />
    <Rectangle x:Name="stop"
    MouseLeftButtonUp="stop_onMouseLeftButtonUp" Fill="Blue"
        Height="23" Width="75" Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="180" />
    <Rectangle x:Name="begin"
    MouseLeftButtonUp="begin_onMouseLeftButtonUp" Fill="Blue"
        Height="23" Width="75" Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="10" />

<!--
    <TextBlock Text="Begin" Height="23" Width="75"
        Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="10" />
    <TextBlock Text="Pause" Height="23" Width="75"
        Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="95" />
    <TextBlock Text="Stop" Height="23" Width="75"
        Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="180" />
    <TextBlock Text="Resume" Height="23" Width="75"
        Canvas.Top="10" Canvas.Left="265" />
-->
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