Creating Modularity with WPF, Prism and Unity: Listing 1.

Instantiating the CustomerOrders file.

System.Windows.Window CustOrderWindow; 

protected override System.Windows.DependencyObject CreateShell()
{
  CustOrderWindow = Microsoft.Practices.ServiceLocation.ServiceLocator.
     Current.GetInstance<CustomerOrders>();
  return CustOrderWindow;
}

protected override void InitializeShell()
{
  System.Windows.Application.Current.MainWindow = CustOrderWindow;
  System.Windows.Application.Current.MainWindow.Show();
}

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