Guide to SketchFlow in Expression Blend 3 RC

Expression Blend 3 with SketchFlow RC is finally released today, and I could not resist having a play with it. In this post, I’m going to demonstrate building a very simple prototype using SketchFlow. First you will need to download and install it. Once that’s done, open Expression Blend 3, and create a new WPF SketchFlow solution. (Or Silverlight if you wish)

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Expression Blend 3 + SketchFlow (RC) Released

Previously I talked about a great UI Design tool called SketchFlow, but was not available yet at the time of writing. Not anymore…

Download SketchFlow with Expression Blend 3 (RC) here. Have a play with it….:)

SketchFlow: Exciting new design tool

At the Mix 09 conference held this year, one of the very exciting new products I reckon is SketchFlow, whic is going to be part of the upcoming Expression Blend 3. It’s a new design tool that will allow rapid prototyping of UI sketches and wireframes. This new tool will help facilitate communications between designer, developer and business stakeholders. Traditionally, designers use paper, powerpoint, word or visio as a medium for the UI design, and these mediums do not scale well at all. Changes and comments are hard to track, not to mention time consuming and  increasingly cumbersome after many iterations of design.


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