There are numerous ways to implement a fluent API, depending on the degree of control you want to maintain over the API, how many classes you want to be able to use it with, and how you want to extend your API. Here are your options.
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Version 5.0 of the app certification requirements is also out.
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Peter walks through a simple Web page that retrieves and updates data on the server to summarize his best practices for creating the client-side portion of an ASP.NET application.
Update 2 is not far behind, either.
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The free extension currently works only with Visual Studio 2013.
Just because your language can do it, it doesn't mean that you should.
Information expected on the next version of Windows, rumored to be called "Windows 9".
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You can't "grow" a fluent API; you need to understand how developers will need (and expect) to use your API. Here's a case study of what the design process for a fluent API looks like.