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Silverlight a dead language?

is Silverlight a dead language? now that all browsers a failing to support it. but I wonder why? I quite enjoyed the framework what's your thoughts?

6th May 2017, 4:49 PM
Stephen Brett
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From an user's point of view, I hated websites that needed to install this plugin. I think Microsoft wanted to compete with Flash, but it didn't work out. Flash had the popularity and now HTML5 is taking this place
6th May 2017, 6:06 PM
Tiago Soares
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Old question, updated answer: Microsoft Silverlight [reached] the end of support on October 12, 2021.
2nd May 2022, 9:29 PM
Leland Hepworth
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