Getting Started with Xamarin.Forms

Visual Studio 2013    |    Intermediate
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Xamarin.Forms lets you create a single user interface mapping to native controls on different platforms. Learn to work with layouts, lists, page navigation, and data, and how to format UI elements in Xamarin.Forms applications.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • define Xamarin.Forms, when it should be used and create a Xamarin.Forms solution in Visual Studio
    launch the Xamarin.Forms page in Android and iOS
    using managed and unmanaged layouts in a Xamarin.Forms solution
    using the Listview control in a Xamarin.Forms solution
    customize the appearance of cells in listviews in a Xamarin.Forms solution
    implement data binding for a Xamarin.Forms object
    navigate between pages in a Xamarin.Forms application
    use local, downloaded, embedded images as well as icons and splashscreens in Xamarin.Forms applications
    specify fonts in Xamarin.Forms applications
  • specifying colors in Xamarin.Forms applications
    add alert and actionsheet popups in Xamarin.Forms applications
    enable recognition of gestures in Xamarin.Forms applications
    load files embedded as resources in Xamarin.Forms applications
    saving and loading files in Xamarin.Forms appplications
    using maps in Xamarin.Forms applications
    use the WebView control to enable browsing in Xamarin.Forms applications
    configure SqlLite support in a Xamarin.Forms application
    write a custom renderer to customize controls in a Xamarin.Forms application for a specific platform

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