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Posted on    March-11-2011 12:00 AM

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Awadhendra Tiwari

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Posted on    March-11-2011 1:00 AM

Silverlight Runtime is a browser plug-in to supportSilverlight enabled applications. If the Silverlight runtime is not installed,browsers will not be able to run Silverlight elements in the browser. You canset up your Silverlight tags in such a way that your browser will automaticallyprompt the user to download and install the Silverlight plug-in when yourapplication is launched in the browser.

Installing the run time is a onetime operation on theclient. Once installed, it will be automatically launched when any Silverlightapplication is loaded in the browser.

Note: Silverlight plug-in and the runtime, both are thesame; however, I am giving two definitions here.

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