Adding a simple Silverlight application to SharePoint Online


Say we have created a simple Silverlight 4 application that shows current date time.

Now we want to deploy it on the SharePoint Live. For this we can follow these simple steps:-

  1. Open the SharePoint site and click Site Actions |View All Site Content

  1. Click on Documents

  1. Select Upload Document

  1. Select and Upload the HelloWorld.XAP file. After uploading the document copy the url of the file. (e.g.

  1. Create a new web part page or open an existing web part page on the site. Click on “Add a Web Part” and select a “Silverlight Web Part” .

  1. Click on configure and specify the URL of the XAP file uploaded and select Apply.

  1. The page with the web part.

Hope it helps.

Author: Nishant Rana

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