Switching Language at Runtime in LightSwitch HTML Client

Introduction Hi, back again and as I promised in my last post, I will show you, how we can change the language in our localized LightSwitch HTML 2013 application. HINT: This article describes a “hack” and if anybody have a better idea-let’s talk about it! :-) Prerequisites You have to be familiar with localizing a […]

Full example of an ODATA Controller for ActiveDirectory search operations with the LightSwitch HTML Client

Introduction First, thank you all for your feedback to my first post, regarding the Extending the LightSwitch HTML client with a cascading push menu. Today I will show you, how to use an ODATA v3 Controller for ActiveDirectory search operations within a LightSwitch application. For this I will use the sample A simple ODATA v3 […]

Extending the LightSwitch HTML client with a cascading push menu

This article is about a project with the LightSwitch HTML Client and Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 and addresses a shortcoming in LightSwitch that it only provides very basic menu options (to say the least) … Introduction In one of our projects, we had the requirement to spice up the screens with a proper menu […]

[NoBrainer] Using JayData with jQuery select2 plugin in LightSwitch HTML

In this post I quickly describe how you can use the select2 plugin with LightSwitch HTML client and present data from ODATA sources via jaydata. LightSwitch has builtin capabilities for selecting related entities via the ‘Modal Data Picker’ control. You can also have drop down or choice lists with static data, however they lack the […]