What is basic binding in Xamarin Forms?

Table of Content 1. Introduction 2. Binding with a Binding Context 3. Binding Without Binding Context 4. Binding Context Inheritance 5. Conclusion Introduction In Xamarin.Forms, data binding connects two objects, at least one of which is usually a user-interface object, via a pair of properties. The target and the source are the two objects in query: The object (and attribute) on which data binding is enabled is the target. The object (and attribute) that...

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What is ListView and customize a ListView in Xamarin.Forms

Table of Content 1. What is ListView? 2. Components 3. Customizing ListView 4. Creating the Custom Renderer on each Platform 5. Conclusion What is ListView? A ListView control can be used to display scrollable lists of data in any context. Context actions and data binding are supported by the ListView class. Components Headers and footers: The header and footer components appear at the top and bottom of a list, distinct...

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Introduction to project reunion 0.5

Project Reunion is the representation of the next evolution in the windows application development platform using a set of new developer components and tools. The unified set of APIs and tools are provided by Project Reunion which can be used consistently by any desktop application targeted broad set of windows 10 OS versions. The Project Reunion complements existing platforms like desktop windows application platform and framework such as. NET (WPF and windows form), C++, and win32 with...

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Open App Store or Play Store in Xamarin Forms

Xamarin is an open-source platform where we can build a native user interface for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone using a single codebase with C#. With the use of these native APIs, we can easily read and write files. As we can see Xamarin is a cross-platform that’s why Xamarin forms works on multiple platforms like iOS, Android, UWP and they have their own file system. Now, we are going to create an application for the open play store and app store. In this blog, we can create...

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CollectionView with Gesture Recognizers in Xamarin Forms

In this blog, we will see the CollectionView with gesture recognizers and other CollectionView properties. The Collection View was introduced in version 4.0 of Xamarin forms. We can simply use the Collection View for displaying a list of data using the different layout specifications. The Collection View aims at providing the performant alternative to ListView, and offers more flexibility. Collection View can only support the single and the multiple selections. A flexible layout model...

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