Simply Silverlight – Usage

Simply Silverlight is very easy to use. If you have a Silverlight .xap file you want to include in a post or page, follow this simple recipe.

  1. Install Simply Silverlight as per the instructions above. Be sure to activate the plugin after you install it.
  2. Place a copy of your .xap file in the /ClientBin directory off the root of your website. This is the plugin’s default storage location for Silverlight .xap files.
  3. Create or edit any post or page on your site. In the location you want the Silverlight application displayed, insert the WordPress shortcode, [simply-silverlight xap=filename.xap]. The shortcode provides several attributes to refine the output. All of them are optional except the xap attribute. Here they are:
  4. Save and publish your post or page.