Customizing an Entry using EntryRenderer Class in Xamarin

Xamarin.forms code runs on multiple platforms, each with its filesystem. This means that reading and writing files on each platform are done very easily using the native file API. If you've ever worked with Xamarin.forms, you've noticed that our entry control (most commonly used control) platform looks very different between platforms (iOS and Android). What is Entry? Entry views are used to allow users to type a single line of text. This one line of text can be used for...

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Working with Xamarin Forms App Class

The app class is the root page of the application. It’s a default created class when we start a visual studio and create a project, then the app class can be created. App class has lifecycle methods like an OnStart, OnResume, and OnSleep and also contains the model navigation events. Table of Content 1. Properties 2. Methods 3. Events 4. Conclusion Let’s see the Lifecycle method of an Application. OnStart: This method is called when the...

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Top Five Libraries for Xamarin Development

Xamarin created Mono, Mono for Android, and Monotouch, these all are the cross-platform implementation of Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) and Common Language Specification (Microsoft .NET). Using Xamarin.Forms we can create native apps quickly for iOS, Android, Windows, and macOS and it is entirely in C#. It allows us to build mobile applications using a skill that they already have and spend less time writing code for each platform. There are lots of libraries available to enhance,...

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Attractive customizable Tabs with Xamarin Community Toolkit

Table of Content 1. What is Xamarin? 1.1. Tabbed Page 2. Conclusion What is Xamarin? Xamarin is an open-source platform and a cross-platform development technology using which we can build an application in Android, iOS, and Windows phones. In Xamarin, for iOS, Android, and Windows phone we can build a native user interface using a single code base with C#. Tabbed Page In Tabbed Page there are multiple pages or tabs so we can easily move one page...

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How to create a half screen custom camera view using Xamarin.Forms?

In this blog, we will be going to discuss how to create a half screen custom camera view using Xamarin.Forms. Xamarin is a cross-platform language of the .NET framework. This framework helps you in creating mobile applications. This mobile application is run on any platform like Android, IOS, Windows, and UWP (Universal Windows Platform). You have to create a design in Xamarin and then have to use XAML (Extensible Application Markup Language) page for creating the design. How to create...

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