If you’re working on a Silverlight Navigation Framework application, you’ll often want to debug a specific page, rather than always start at your home page and navigate to it.
My previous solution was just to edit the Source attribute in the Frame, setting it to the initial Url I wanted. But this is dodgy, as if you forget to reset it before doing a release, your customers will end up confused.
The better way, which has only just occurred to me, is to change the default startup path in the associated Web application. In the Properties for your web application, choose the Web section, then edit the Start Action section, choose ‘Specific Page’ then edit the url. By default (in my app at least) it’s just set to the html page. I changed it like this: