General Known Issues

Here is a list of the general issues that has been reported to us and also an information on how to resolve them:

  • If you use Windows8 or Windows8Touch theme by defining the ApplicationTheme with StyleManager or by merging dictionaries in App.xaml, and you define your own implicit style (style without x:Key, defined in the resources) in which you are using Binding for the FontSize property, it will not be applied and the FontSize will be 0. This is a bug in Silverlight Framework. There are two solutions of the problem:

  • Define a key for your implicit style and set the controls to use this static resource.

  • Do not define the FontSize in your implicit style - set it directly on the controls.

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