We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for used textbooks or rentals (access codes, DVDs, workbooks).
Fun with Silverlight 4: Illustrated Guide to Creating Rich Internet Applications with Examples in C#, ASP.NET, XAML, Media, Webcam, AJAX, REST and Web Services
Simple, concise, instructive and informative- Tim Heuer, Microsoft (Redmond, WA)"This is a great book for someone looking to get a broad view of the Silverlight 4 platform. It is very simple to read/understand for anyone wanting to get started. The book is very illustrative - literally - to provide good visuals about each of the core concepts. At the end...
Simple, concise, instructive and informative- Tim Heuer, Microsoft (Redmond, WA)"This is a great book for someone looking to get a broad view of the Silverlight 4 platform. It is very simple to read/understand for anyone wanting to get started. The book is very illustrative - literally - to provide good visuals about each of the core concepts. At the end of reading this book and following the examples, the reader should be able to quickly start building "real" applications using the basic concepts. ...Recommend.""Handy guide for you to find specific solutions you want to achieve in Silverlight 4" - Kunal Chowdhury, a Silverlight MVPThis book illustrates more than 100 features in Silverlight using a simple problem/solution approach. It takes one feature at a time and guides you in progressive journey where you begin by using the basic components, then by creating graphics and animations. You then create rich media applications on the client and web services, and delve into calling advanced Web services like AJAX, REST and WCF services from Silverlight. The book takes an example approach for all problems and features, and illustrates with class diagrams what objects and methods are used and how the elements of a Silverlight project are created in easy to understand format. In the Book Design a Rich Internet Application Extend the Control Framework Create Compelling Graphics Work with Animation Extend the Browser Programming Model Bring Data Visualization to the Web Develop with ASP.NET and Ajax Work with Web Services Create Rich Silverlight Media Applications Deliver Enhanced and Interactive Streaming Video Experiences The book assumes the reader has a basic understanding of web technologies and .Net programming languages, and is targeted at the intermediate to advanced Silverlight developer. Rave Reviews "A unique and thorough book" - Michael Microsoft MVP "Learning with fun" - Syed Ahmad (Web Developer) "Awesome book, straight to the point, great code samples, a must have." - Andy Chauhan (RIA Developer) "Great book with tons of details !" - Michael Crump, a Silverlight MVP "Putting the FUN into Silverlight 4" - Richard T. Kingslan (Microsoft)
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.