====================================================== Windows Live Messenger Library Sign-in Control Samples ====================================================== ** OVERVIEW ** Included in this folder are well-written samples which provide examples of how to use the Sign-in control. These samples will show you how to: 1. Use the sign-in control to authenticate and sign-in. 2. Show/Hide the sign-in control. 3. Show required sign-in control links.
** PREREQUISITES ** To run the samples, you should have installed the following: 1. Script# 0.5.1.0 Available here: http://projects.nikhilk.net/ScriptSharp/Default.aspx 2. Visual Studio 2008 NOTE: Visual Studio is not absolutely required, but with it you will be able to immediately run and try out the samples.
1. SignInControl_Default.html Simple sign-in control example that authenticates the user and performs sign-in to the Messenger service. 2. SignInControl_Hide.html More advanced sign-in control example that authenticates the user, performs sign-in, provides Show/Hide functionaliy, and shows Sign-in control links.
** USING THE SAMPLES ** To run the samples you can just open the "SignInControl.sln" for the appropriate language and press "F5" within Visual Studio. When it runs, it will launch the IIS development server locally in addition to automatically launching the browser. Another option is to host the sample code in IIS server directly.