Color Converters (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at built in color converters and helper methods simplifying development. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Color Converters API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly podcast Merge Conflict. Follow @JamesMontemagno Never […]

Xamarin.Forms 101: Control Templates | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, devtools, iOS, UWP apps, Xamarin.forms, xamarin.forms 101, XAML

Let’s take a step back in a new mini-series that I like to call Xamarin.Forms 101. In each episode we will walk through a basic building block of Xamarin.Forms to help you build awesome cross-platform iOS, Android, and Windows applications in .NET. This week we take a look at building the theme of your XAML app to be […]

Xamarin.Forms 101: Entries and Editors | The Xamarin Show

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Let’s take a step back in a new mini-series that I like to call Xamarin.Forms 101. In each episode we will walk through a basic building block of Xamarin.Forms to help you build awesome cross-platform iOS, Android, and Windows applications in .NET. This week we take a look at how to effectively use the Entry control and the […]

Xamarin.Forms 101: Styles | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, devtools, iOS, UWP apps, Visual Studio 2019, Xamarin.forms, xamarin.forms 101, XAML

Let’s take a step back in a new mini-series that I like to call Xamarin.Forms 101. In each episode we will walk through a basic building block of Xamarin.Forms to help you build awesome cross-platform iOS, Android, and Windows applications in .NET. This week we take a look at sharing XAML code for a consistent look and […]

Xamarin.Forms 101: Getting to Know your XAML Workspace – Visual Studio 2019 for Mac | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, devtools, iOS, Macinstosh, UWP apps, Xamarin.forms, xamarin.forms 101, XAML

Let’s take a step back in a new mini-series that I like to call Xamarin.Forms 101. In each episode we will walk through a basic building block of Xamarin.Forms to help you build awesome cross-platform iOS, Android, and Windows applications in .NET. This week we take a look at building XAML user interface and how to leverage […]

XAML Islands | Visual Studio Toolbox

Posted on Posted in Coding, devtools, UWP apps, XAML

In this episode, Robert is joined by Adam Braden. They continue the 2 part conversation they had on modernizing existing Windows applications (see Part 1 and Part 2) and have a deeper discussion on XAML Islands. XAML Islands is a technology that enables Windows developers to use new pieces of UI from the Universal Windows Platform […]

Integrating UWP components into Win32 applications | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, aft-net, Coding, Desktop, UWP apps, Windows Forms, WPF

XAML Islands enables Windows developers to integrate UI components from the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) in their existing Win32 Applications. This includes Windows Forms and also WPF. In this episode, Alexandre Zollinger Chohfi and Miguel Ramos join us to talk about XAML Islands, and show us how it all plugs together. [01:13] – What does […]