Using gpu on silverlight 5 for generalpurpose math. When the spring animation is turned on, radmap performs calculation of the screen coordinates for the polygons and figures several times for 1 zoom level. I cant seem to get a silverlight video to play with gpu acceleration on my windows machine. Silverlight home page prepare for silverlight 5 end of support after october 2021. Silverlight 3 beta gpu acceleration mtaulty channel 9. In browser issue can solved by enabling hardware acceleration for the silverlight plugin as answered above. Hardware acceleration basically refers to the usage of computer. Netflix system requirements for html5 player and silverlight. How to enable or disable hardware acceleration in windows. Use the xna api to gain lowlevel access to the gpu and draw vertex shaders. In firefox, set preferences to use software acceleration for graphics i. To run it outofbrowser with gpu hardware acceleration you have to explicitly specify the settings in your deployment xaml file like given below. By default, windows server 2016 and windows 10 do not enable the gpu for rendering over rdp. Silverlight is a powerful development tool for creating engaging, interactive user experiences for web and mobile applications.
Seamless, fast installation for users, thanks to a small, ondemand, easytoinstall plugin that is under 2 megabyte mb in size and works with all. Download and install the latest version microsoft silverlight plug in for your browser. Microsoft silverlight or simply silverlight is a deprecated application framework for writing and. For more information, see enablegpuacceleration silverlight plugin object. Hello, to enable the graphics hardware acceleration in. Silverlight 5 the final version was made available to download on. In this screencast we take a look at how we can make use of gpu acceleration for video and bitmap scaling in silverlight 3. Detailed instructions on how to install silverlight on.
Uro says web developers actually have to enable gpu acceleration manually in the code. I suggest you download a copy and see what it contains before doing much 3d. Seven new features in silverlight 5 plus a 3d bonus. Silverlight for windows embedded graphics and rendering pipeline 2 2011 microsoft introduction this document gives an overview of the silverlight for windows embedded rendering process and demonstrates, using a simple example, how hardware acceleration improves the animation performance of a ui. Unfortunately gpu acceleration will not help you in this case at all, because there is not something which can be cached. Microsoft has released silverlight 5, reigniting speculation about the future. Mac owners can download, install and use silverlight 3 for free. Set enablegpuacceleration to true in the host html to enable gpu acceleration. Detailed instructions on how to install silverlight on your windows computer. To enable gpu acceleration for an outofbrowser application, set the attribute enablegpuacceleration to true on the outofbrowsersettings element that you declare in your deployment xaml file. New features included gpuaccelerated video decoding, 3d graphics.
At the object level, you set cached composition information for graphics with the uielement. My favorite new feature in silverlight 5 has to be the xaml debugging supported. Macintosh installer to successfully install on os x systems that have gatekeeper security enabled. These instructions will take you through the steps of removal and installation. Updating silverlight to the current version requires first removing any older version. Silverlight for windows embedded graphics and rendering. Microsoft silverlight will reach end of support after october 2021. Silverlight 5 gives you a direct path to the gpu with a powerful immediate mode 3d graphics api. Silverlight 5 provides a facility to use hardware accelerated 3d graphics in silverlight applications. Gpu acceleration, desktop tools, and support for higherquality audio and video. Working with operating system windows pete brown april 2011 in previous versions of silverlight, we didnt have the ability to create new operating system windows.
Enable hardware acceleration for swf generated in flash builder. View these screencasts in conjunction with the ones up at silverlight. The same codepage triggers gpu acceleration on my macbook pro, but not on. Hoping someone can point me in the right direction here. To install silverlight in internet explorer on windows 8 and 8. Silverlight 5 will enable media experiences to go even further by adding. How to disable hardware acceleration in a surfaceview. However, the gpu acceleration feature must be enabled at the silverlight plugin level, and by default the feature is disabled. Its a way to lock up the content, and its not enabling as much innovation as we.
Ive been searching for hours and havent narrowed on any solution. Note silverlight for windows phone has different hardware considerations for its graphics support. Silverlight 5 hardware acceleration stack overflow. Among other new features, the 712mb download gives silverlight.289 487 1006 223 948 694 1417 140 652 100 318 204 919 166 30 1436 367 1611 546 672 1014 1332 867 776 1633 1198 1071 1150 1496 368 796 897 163 478 1266 1253 880 787 507 800 349 506