Installing the MVVM Light Toolkit
Please refer to this post for the installation procedures.
Creating the new MVVM Light project
If you are starting from scratch, you can create a new MVVM Light project in Visual Studio. The Toolkit installs one project template for each supported XAML framework (WPF, Silverlight, Windows Phone, Windows 8).
- In Visual Studio, select the menu File, New, Project.
In the New Project dialog, select one of the following categories: Windows Store (Windows 8), Windows (WPF), Silverlight, Windows Phone.
All templates are also visible in the Visual C# category directly.
Executing the application
- To see the sample application, press Ctrl-F5 in Visual Studio.
- The corresponding environment will start and the application will be displayed.