Character ellipsis trimming in Windows Store apps

As a relatively new platform, WinRT is missing some of the features that WPF and even Silverlight developers are used to. One of those features is definitely the character ellipsis trimming feature for TextBlocks. I did a little research on that matter for one of my recent projects, and here’s what I’ve come up with. There are two types of trimming. One is called word ellipsis, in which the string is trimmed by cutting of all the words that don’t fit completely. So, it’s basically using a space char to identify words and then just cuts…

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