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Get started with Xamarin - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/ Get started with Xamarin Xamarin.Forms is a cross-platform UI toolkit that allows developers to efficiently create native user interface layouts that can be shared across iOS, Android, and Universal Windows Platform apps. Get started Overview What is Xamarin?
Published Date : Monday, February 8, 2021

Xamarin documentation - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ Xamarin documentation - Xamarin. /xamarin/. Xamarin lets you build native apps for Android, iOS, and macOS using .NET code and platform-specific user interfaces. Xamarin.Forms allows you to build native apps, with shared UI code written in C# or XAML..
Published Date : Monday, September 12, 2022

Xamarin.Forms documentation - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/ Xamarin.Forms lets you build native apps using a .NET cross-platform UI toolkit that targets the mobile, tablet, and desktop form factors on Android, iOS, and more..
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

What is Xamarin? - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/what-is-xamarin#how-xamarin-works Xamarin is an abstraction layer that manages communication of shared code with underlying platform code. Xamarin runs in a managed environment that provides conveniences such as memory allocation and garbage collection. Xamarin enables developers to share an average of 90% of their application across platforms.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Get Started with Xamarin.iOS - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/get-started/ It introduces concepts such as the Model-View-Controller design pattern, implementing iOS navigation, and developing a deeper understanding of iOS application structure and functionality. Xamarin for Objective-C Developers Provides information for Objective-C developers transitioning to the Xamarin platform.
Published Date : Monday, July 12, 2021

Cross-Platform Samples - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/cross-platform/samples/ Xamarin CRM Demo app that empowers salespeople to track their sales performance, manage leads, view their contacts, manage orders, and browse the product catalog. Azure & enterprise Contact list app with a detail & edit screen.
Published Date : Monday, June 13, 2022

Xamarin.Mac - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/mac/ Xamarin.Mac - Xamarin. /xamarin/mac/. Xamarin.Mac exposes the complete macOS SDK for .NET developers to build native Mac applications using C#.. Xamarin.Mac Xamarin.Mac exposes the complete macOS SDK for .NET developers to build native Mac applications using C#.
Published Date : Friday, December 4, 2020

Xamarin release notes - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/release-notes/ Xamarin release notes - Xamarin. /xamarin/release-notes/. Release notes for Xamarin platforms and mobile developer tools. Xamarin release notes Release notes for Xamarin platforms and mobile developer tools.
Published Date : Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Getting Started with the Xamarin Community Toolkit

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/community-toolkit/get-started Xamarin Show: Xamarin Community Toolkit introduction video Other resources Download the Xamarin Community Toolkit Sample App from the repository to see the controls in an actual app. We recommend developers who are new to Xamarin.Forms to visit the Get started with Xamarin documentation.
Published Date : Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Windows Platform Features - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/platform/windows/ Platform support The Xamarin.Forms templates available in Visual Studio contain a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) project. Note Xamarin.Forms 1.x and 2.x support Windows Phone 8 Silverlight, Windows Phone 8.1, and Windows 8.1 application development. However, these project types have been deprecated.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

What is Xamarin.Forms? - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/what-is-xamarin-forms Xamarin.Forms applications typically consist of a shared .NET Standard library and individual platform projects. The shared library contains the XAML or C# views and any business logic such as services, models or other code. The platform projects contain any platform-specific logic or packages the application requires.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Installing Xamarin - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/installation/ Installing Xamarin on Windows Xamarin can be installed as part of a new Visual Studio 2022 installation, with the following steps: Download Visual Studio 2022 Community, Visual Studio Professional, or Visual Studio Enterprise from the Visual Studio page. Double-click the downloaded package to start installation.
Published Date : Thursday, September 22, 2022

Xamarin Community Toolkit Documentation

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/community-toolkit/ The Xamarin Community Toolkit is a collection of reusable elements for mobile development with Xamarin.Forms, including animations, behaviors, converters, effects, and helpers..
Published Date : Friday, January 15, 2021

WPF Platform Setup - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/platform/other/wpf Important Xamarin.Forms support for WPF is provided by the community. For more information, see Xamarin.Forms Platform Support. Before you start, create a new Xamarin.Forms solution in Visual Studio 2019, or use an existing Xamarin.Forms solution, for example, BoxViewClock.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms release notes and roadmap - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/release-notes/ Xamarin.Forms release notes and roadmap - Xamarin. /xamarin/xamarin-forms/release-notes/. Release notes detailing new features, improvements, and issues fixed in Xamarin.Forms.
Published Date : Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Xamarin tools - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/tools/ Xamarin tools - Xamarin. /xamarin/tools/. Tools to help make your Xamarin development experience better.. Xamarin tools Article 07/08/2021 2 minutes to read 5 contributors Feedback In this article Tools to help make your Xamarin development experience better. iOS Simulator for Windows Interact with the iOS Simulator using Visual Studio on Windows. Xamarin Profiler Identify and fix performance issues..
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms book - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/creating-mobile-apps-xamarin-forms/ Xamarin.Forms applications continue to run on the Windows 10 desktop, versions 10.0.16299.0 and above. Xamarin.Forms has preview support for the Mac, WPF, GTK#, and Tizen platforms. Chapter summaries The chapter summaries include information concerning changes in Xamarin.Forms since the book was written.
Published Date : Monday, June 20, 2022

Get Started with Xamarin.Essentials - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/get-started Installation Xamarin.Essentials is available as a NuGet package and is included in every new project in Visual Studio. It can also be added to any existing projects using Visual Studio with the following steps. Download and install Visual Studio with the Visual Studio tools for Xamarin.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms Shell - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/shell/ Create a Xamarin.Forms Shell application The process for creating a Xamarin.Forms Shell application is to create a XAML file that subclasses the Shell class, set the MainPage property of the application's App class to the subclassed Shell object, and then describe the visual hierarchy of the application in the subclassed Shell class.
Published Date : Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Xamarin.Forms layouts - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/layouts/ Xamarin.Forms layouts Learn about layout classes and layout concepts in Xamarin.Forms.
Published Date : Thursday, August 13, 2020

Xamarin.Forms Navigation - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/navigation/ FlyoutPage The Xamarin.Forms FlyoutPage is a page that manages two pages of related information – a flyout page that presents items, and a detail page that presents details about items on the flyout page. Modal Pages Xamarin.Forms also provides support for modal pages.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Samples - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/samples/ Xamarin.Forms sample apps and code demos to help you get started and understand concepts in Xamarin.Forms.. Xamarin.Forms Samples Article 07/08/2021 2 minutes to read 4 contributors Feedback In this article Xamarin.Forms sample apps and code demos to help you get started and understand concepts in Xamarin.Forms.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms templates - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/templates/ This guide explains how to use the templating support provided by Xamarin.Forms. This support includes control templates, which define the visual structure of custom controls and pages, and data templates, which define the presentation of data on supported controls..
Published Date : Thursday, May 28, 2020

Controls Reference - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/controls/ The four main control groups used to create the user interface of a Xamarin.Forms application are as follows: Pages Layouts Views Cells A Xamarin.Forms page generally occupies the entire screen. The page usually contains a layout, which contains views and possibly other layouts.
Published Date : Thursday, July 14, 2022

Xamarin.Forms splash screen - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/splashscreen#xamarinforms-android-splash-screen Xamarin.Forms is initialized on each platform after the native startup sequence has completed. Xamarin.Forms is initialized: In the OnCreate method of the MainActivity class on Android. In the FinishedLaunching method of the AppDelegate class on iOS. In the OnLaunched method of the App class on UWP.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Pages - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/controls/pages Xamarin.Forms Pages represent cross-platform mobile application screens. This article lists the pages that are included in Xamarin.Forms.. Xamarin.Forms Pages Article 07/14/2022 2 minutes to read 9 contributors Feedback In this article Download the sample Xamarin.Forms Pages represent cross-platform mobile application screens.
Published Date : Thursday, July 14, 2022

Xamarin.Android Samples - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/android/samples/ All Xamarin.Android samples Material Design This sample demonstrates the new Material Design APIs introduced in Android Lollipop. Google Play Services This solution uses the Xamarin Google Play Services NuGet to demonstrate a few uses of the maps API.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Views - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/controls/views Xamarin.Forms views are the building blocks of cross-platform mobile user interfaces. This article lists the views that are included in Xamarin.Forms..
Published Date : Thursday, July 14, 2022

Xamarin.Forms local data storage - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/data-cloud/data/ Local Databases Xamarin.Forms supports database-driven applications using the SQLite database engine, which makes it possible to load and save objects in shared code. This article describes how Xamarin.Forms applications can read and write data to a local SQLite database using SQLite.Net..
Published Date : Thursday, May 28, 2020

Xamarin.Essentials release notes - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/release-notes/ Xamarin.Essentials release notes - Xamarin. /xamarin/essentials/release-notes/. Release notes detailing new features, improvements, and issues fixed in Xamarin.Essentials.
Published Date : Thursday, October 28, 2021

Xamarin Profiler - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/tools/profiler/ The Xamarin Profiler is a graphical interface for the Mono log profiler, and supports profiling Android, iOS, tvOS, and Mac applications on Mac, and Android, iOS, and tvOS applications on Windows. The Xamarin Profiler has a number of instruments available for profiling — Allocations, Cycles, and Time Profiler.
Published Date : Monday, September 12, 2022

Xamarin.Forms Material Visual - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/visual/material-visual Xamarin.Forms Material Visual can be used to apply Material Design rules to Xamarin.Forms applications, creating applications that look largely identical on iOS and Android. When Material Visual is enabled, supported views adopt the same design cross-platform, creating a unified look and feel.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials Launcher - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/launcher The Launcher class in Xamarin.Essentials enables an application to open a URI by the system.. Xamarin.Essentials: Launcher Article 09/20/2022 3 minutes to read 8 contributors Feedback In this article The Launcher class enables an application to open a URI by the system.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms Localization - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/localization/ Xamarin.Forms String and Image Localization The built-in mechanism for localizing .NET applications uses RESX files and the classes in the System.Resources and System.Globalization namespaces.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Xamarin.Forms Custom Renderers - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/custom-renderer/ Xamarin.Forms Custom Renderers - Xamarin. /xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/custom-renderer/. Custom Renderers let developers override the rendering of the native controls on each platform, to customize the appearance and behavior of Xamarin.Forms controls..
Published Date : Monday, February 1, 2021

Xamarin.Forms DependencyService Introduction - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/dependency-service/introduction The following diagram shows how native platform functionality is invoked in a Xamarin.Forms application: Create an interface The first step in being able to invoke native platform functionality from shared code, is to create an interface that defines the API for interacting with the native platform functionality.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms gestures - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/gestures/ The Xamarin.Forms GestureRecognizer class supports tap, pinch, pan, swipe, and drag and drop gestures on View instances. Add a tap gesture recognizer A tap gesture is used for tap detection and is recognized with the TapGestureRecognizer class.
Published Date : Friday, August 7, 2020

Xamarin.Forms Layouts - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/controls/layouts Xamarin.Forms Layouts are used to compose user interface controls into visual structures. This article lists the layouts included in Xamarin.Forms..
Published Date : Thursday, July 14, 2022

Xamarin.Forms Map - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/map/ A Pin is a map marker that opens an information window when tapped. Polygons, Polylines, and Circles Polygon, Polyline, and Circle elements allow you to highlight specific areas on a map. A Polygon is a fully enclosed shape that can have a stroke and fill color.
Published Date : Thursday, May 28, 2020

Xamarin.Forms local notifications - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/local-notifications Consume the interface in Xamarin.Forms Once an interface has been created, it can be consumed in the shared Xamarin.Forms project even though platform implementations haven't been created yet.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms - Working with Maps - Code Samples

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/samples/xamarin/xamarin-forms-samples/workingwithmaps/ Xamarin.Forms - Working with Maps - Code Samples. /samples/xamarin/xamarin-forms-samples/workingwithmaps/. This sample demonstrates how to work with maps in Xamarin.Forms.. Xamarin.Forms - Working with Maps Code Sample 01/07/2021 10 contributors Browse code The Map control displays a map, and requires the Xamarin.Forms.Maps NuGet package. For more information, see Xamarin.Forms Map..
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Styling Xamarin.Forms Apps - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/styles/ Styling Xamarin.Forms Apps using Cascading Style Sheets Xamarin.Forms supports styling visual elements using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). A style sheet consists of a list of rules, with each rule consisting of one or more selectors, and a declaration block..
Published Date : Thursday, May 28, 2020

Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Line - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/shapes/line The Xamarin.Forms Line class can be used to draw lines.. Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Line Article 07/08/2021 2 minutes to read 2 contributors Feedback In this article Download the sample The Line class derives from the Shape class, and can be used to draw lines.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Path - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/shapes/path The Xamarin.Forms Path class can be used to draw curves and complex shapes.. Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Path Article 07/08/2021 2 minutes to read 2 contributors Feedback In this article Download the sample The Path class derives from the Shape class, and can be used to draw curves and complex shapes.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Ellipse - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/shapes/ellipse The Xamarin.Forms Ellipse class can be used to draw ellipses and circles.. Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Ellipse Article 07/08/2021 2 minutes to read 2 contributors Feedback In this article Download the sample The Ellipse class derives from the Shape class, and can be used to draw ellipses and circles.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Uninstall Xamarin - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/installation/uninstalling-xamarin Individual Xamarin components (such as the Profiler or Workbooks) can be uninstalled by switching to the Individual Components tab in step 3, and unchecking specific components: To uninstall Visual Studio 2017 completely, choose Uninstall from the three-bar menu next to the Launch button.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials Map - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/maps Xamarin.Essentials Map - Xamarin. /xamarin/essentials/maps. The Map class in Xamarin.Essentials enables an application to open the installed map application to a specific location or placemark..
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms CheckBox - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/checkbox The Xamarin.Forms CheckBox is a type of button that can either be checked or empty. When a checkbox is checked, it's considered to be on. When a checkbox is empty, it's considered to be off..
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials: Email - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/email Xamarin.Essentials: Email - Xamarin. /xamarin/essentials/email. The Email class in Xamarin.Essentials enables an application to open the default email application with a specified information including subject, body, and recipients (TO, CC, BCC)..
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Rectangle - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/shapes/rectangle Xamarin.Forms Shapes: Rectangle - Xamarin. /xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/shapes/rectangle. The Xamarin.Forms Rectangle class can be used to draw rectangles..
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Installing Xamarin in Visual Studio 2019 - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/installation/windows This document describes how to install Xamarin in Visual Studio 2019. It discusses requirements, the installation process, and verifying the installation.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

File access with Xamarin.Android - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/android/platform/files/ This guide will explain file access in Xamarin.Android
Published Date : Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Create Xamarin.Forms behaviors - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/behaviors/creating Xamarin.Forms behaviors are created by deriving from the Behavior or Behavior class. This article demonstrates how to create and consume Xamarin.Forms behaviors.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Updating Existing Xamarin.Forms Apps - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/cross-platform/macios/unified/updating-xamarin-forms-apps This document describes the steps that must be followed to update a Xamarin.Forms app from the Classic API to the Unified API.
Published Date : Monday, July 12, 2021

Xamarin.iOS - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/ Xamarin.iOS exposes the complete iOS SDK for .NET developers.
Published Date : Monday, July 12, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/ This document links to various guides that describe Xamarin.Essentials, which provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications.
Published Date : Friday, December 4, 2020

Xamarin.Forms XAML Basics - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/xaml/xaml-basics/ This guide explains how to get started with cross-platform XAML for mobile devices. XAML allows developers to define user interfaces in Xamarin.Forms applications using markup rather than code.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms SearchBar - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/searchbar The Xamarin.Forms SearchBar is a user input control that is used for initiating a search. The SearchBar control supports placeholder text, query input, execution, and cancellation. This article explains how to use a SearchBar in XAML and code.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

TabView (Xamarin Community Toolkit)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/shows/xamarinshow/xamarin-community-toolkit-tabview In this episode of the Xamarin Show we're talking about the much anticipated TabView. The TabView is now included inside of the Xamarin Community Toolkit and I have Javier on, who has worked on this, to show us what it's all about. Swiping between tabs, customizing the looks, styling it any way you want, all that and much more can be done with the flexible TabView. Make sure to tune in! Show Links:Xamarin Community Toolkit on GitHubDocumentation: Xamarin Community ToolkitTabView SampleNever Miss an Episode: Follow @TheXamarinShowUseful Links:Learn more about XamarinLearn more about Xamarin.FormsLearn more about Cross-platform developmentXamarin Developer CenterXamarin BlogMicrosoft Learn Self-Guided TrainingCreate a Free Account (Azure)Xamarin Developers YouTube ChannelXamarin on Twitter    
Published Date : Tuesday, November 16, 2021

XAML Previewer for Xamarin.Forms - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/xaml/xaml-previewer/ This article explains how to use the XAML Previewer to see your Xamarin.Forms layouts rendered as you type. The XAML Previewer is available in Visual Studio 2019 and Visual Studio 2019 for Mac.
Published Date : Thursday, July 14, 2022

Xamarin.Essentials: Clipboard - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/clipboard This document describes the Clipboard class in Xamarin.Essentials, which lets you copy and paste text to the system clipboard between applications.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms tutorials - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/tutorials/ Tutorials about the basics of creating Xamarin.Forms applications with Visual Studio and Visual Studio for Mac.
Published Date : Monday, January 18, 2021

Xamarin.Forms resource dictionaries - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/xaml/resource-dictionaries Xamarin.Forms XAML resources are objects that can be shared and reused throughout a Xamarin.Forms application.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms ScrollView - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/layouts/scrollview#scrollview-as-a-child-layout The Xamarin.Forms ScrollView is a layout that's capable of scrolling its content.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms WebView - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/webview This article explains how to use the Xamarin.Forms WebView class to present local or network web content and documents to users.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.iOS release notes and API changes - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/release-notes/ Release notes detailing new features, improvements, and issues fixed in Xamarin.iOS
Published Date : Tuesday, September 27, 2022

AndroidX - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/android/platform/androidx How to get started developing apps with AndroidX using Xamarin.Android.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms control templates - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/templates/control-template Xamarin.Forms control templates define the visual structure of ContentView derived custom controls, and ContentPage derived pages.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Exception Marshaling in Xamarin.iOS - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/platform/exception-marshaling This document describes how to work with native and managed exceptions in a Xamarin.iOS or Xamarin.Mac app. It discusses problems that can occur and a solution for these problems.
Published Date : Thursday, February 24, 2022

Theming a Xamarin.Forms Application - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/theming/ Xamarin.Forms applications support theming by creating a ResourceDictionary for each theme, and then loading the resources with the DynamicResource markup extension.
Published Date : Thursday, May 28, 2020

Installing Xamarin.iOS on Windows - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/get-started/installation/windows/ This document describes how to set up a Windows machine, set up a Mac build host, and pair Windows to the Mac for Xamarin.iOS development.
Published Date : Thursday, September 22, 2022

CameraView Class (Xamarin.CommunityToolkit.UI.Views)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/xamarin.communitytoolkit.ui.views.cameraview Learn more about the Xamarin.CommunityToolkit.UI.Views.CameraView in the Xamarin.CommunityToolkit.UI.Views namespace.
Published Date : Thursday, September 8, 2022

Xamarin.Forms 101: Using Material Design in Xamarin Forms

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/shows/xamarinshow/xamarinforms-101-using-material-design-in-xamarin-forms 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 use the Material Design system in your Xamarin.Forms app.Show Notes:Xamarin.Forms Material Visual DocumentationNever Miss an Episode: Follow @TheXamarinShowUseful Links:Learn more about Xamarin, Xamarin.Forms, & Cross-platform developmentXamarin Developer Center & BlogMicrosoft Learn Self-Guided TrainingCreate a Free Account (Azure)Xamarin Developers YouTube ChannelXamarin on Twitter
Published Date : Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Start Developing Android Apps with Xamarin.Android - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/android/get-started/ Xamarin.Android makes it possible for you to create native Android applications using the same UI controls as you would in Java, but with the flexibility and elegance of a modern language (C#), the power of the .NET Base Class Library (BCL), and a first-class IDE (Visual Studio) at your fingertips. This series introduces the basics of Xamarin.Android development. It takes you from setup and installation to building your first application.
Published Date : Monday, October 28, 2019

Xamarin Tutorial 101

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/shows/xamarin-101/ Xamarin is Microsoft's framework for creating mobile apps. In this 101 introductory video series, get an overview of all the various pieces of Xamarin and how they can enable you to create cross-platform mobile applications for iOS and Android!Download Visual Studio 2019 hereDownload .NET Core 3.0 here
Published Date : Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Shell introduction - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/app-fundamentals/shell/introduction Xamarin.Forms Shell provides the fundamental features that most applications require, including a common navigation user experience, a URI-based navigation scheme, and an integrated search handler.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Text in Xamarin.Forms - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/text/ Xamarin.Forms has three primary views for working with text, and this article explains how to use them to enter and display text in Xamarin.Forms applications.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms RelativeLayout - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/layouts/relativelayout The Xamarin.Forms RelativeLayout is used position and size children relative to properties of the layout or sibling elements.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials: Share - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/share The Share class in Xamarin.Essentials enables an application to share data such as text, files, and web links to other applications on the device.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Multimedia with MediaElement (Xamarin Community Toolkit)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/shows/xamarinshow/multimedia-with-mediaelement-xamarin-community-toolkit Playing audio and video in your Xamarin.Forms app has never been easier. In this episode I have Peter Foot on who tells us about the MediaElement. With the MediaElement, now available in the Xamarin Community Toolkit, you can play both local and remote video and audio files. We will learn how to implement it and get started yourself.Sample Code RepoXamarin Community Toolkit RepositoryXamarin Community Toolkit MediaElement DocsGet your questions answered on the Microsoft Q&A for .NET - http://aka.ms/dotnet-qaLearn Xamarin & .NET with free self-guided learning from Microsoft Learn: http://aka.ms/learndotnetUseful Links:Learn more about XamarinLearn more about Xamarin.FormsLearn more about Cross-platform developmentXamarin Developer CenterXamarin BlogMicrosoft Learn Self-Guided TrainingCreate a Free Account (Azure)Xamarin Developers YouTube ChannelXamarin on Twitter  
Published Date : Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Xamarin.Forms DatePicker - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/datepicker The DatePicker is a Xamarin.Forms view that allows the user to select a date. This article explains how to consume a DatePicker in a Xamarin.Forms application.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

SnackBar and Toast (Xamarin Community Toolkit)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/shows/xamarinshow/snackbar--toast-xamarin-community-toolkit With SnackBar and Toast it is now easier than ever to show a little notification to the user. It can pop-up at the bottom of your page or be attached to any VisualElement! In this show I have Vladislav as my guest all the way from Ukraine to tell us about all the ins and outs of this awesome addition to the Xamarin Community ToolkitSample CodeXamarin Community Toolkit RepositoryXamarin Community Toolkit DocsGet your questions answered on the Microsoft Q&A for .NET - http://aka.ms/dotnet-qaLearn Xamarin & .NET with free self-guided learning from Microsoft Learn: http://aka.ms/learndotnetUseful Links:Learn more about XamarinLearn more about Xamarin.FormsLearn more about Cross-platform developmentXamarin Developer CenterXamarin BlogMicrosoft Learn Self-Guided TrainingCreate a Free Account (Azure)Xamarin Developers YouTube ChannelXamarin on Twitter 
Published Date : Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Debugging Xamarin.iOS Apps - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/deploy-test/debugging-in-xamarin-ios This document describes how to use the debugger in Visual Studio for Mac or Visual Studio 2019 to debug a Xamarin.iOS application, including setting breakpoints, wireless debugging, and more.
Published Date : Monday, July 12, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Switch - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/switch The Xamarin.Forms Switch is a type of button that can be manipulated by the user to toggle between on and off states. This article explains how to use the Switch class to display a toggling UI element.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Build your first Xamarin.Forms app - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/get-started/first-app/ Video guide showing how to build your first Xamarin.Forms application in Visual Studio.
Published Date : Thursday, September 22, 2022

Xamarin.Essentials Open Browser - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/open-browser The Browser class in Xamarin.Essentials enables an application to open a web link in the optimized system preferred browser or the external browser.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Essentials: Secure Storage - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/secure-storage This document describes the SecureStorage class in Xamarin.Essentials, which helps securely store simple key/value pairs. It discusses how to use the class, platform implementation specifics, and limitations.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin Hot Restart - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/deploy-test/hot-restart This document describes how to setup and use Xamarin Hot Restart to debug an iOS app.
Published Date : Thursday, July 14, 2022

Xamarin.iOS 13.10 Release Notes - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/ios/release-notes/13/13.10 Release notes detailing new features, improvements, and issues fixed in Xamarin.iOS 13.10
Published Date : Wednesday, September 14, 2022

TabBar Class (Xamarin.Forms)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/xamarin.forms.tabbar Learn more about the Xamarin.Forms.TabBar in the Xamarin.Forms namespace.
Published Date : Monday, February 10, 2020

Xamarin.Essentials: Geolocation - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/geolocation This document describes the Geolocation class in Xamarin.Essentials, which provides APIs to retrieve the device's current geolocation coordinates.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms AbsoluteLayout - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/layouts/absolutelayout The Xamarin.Forms AbsoluteLayout is used to position and size elements using explicit values, or values proportional to the size of the layout.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials: Media Picker - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/media-picker The MediaPicker class in Xamarin.Essentials lets a user pick or take a photo or video on the device.
Published Date : Thursday, March 17, 2022

Xamarin.Android - Xamarin.Android Foreground Service Sample - Code Samples

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/samples/xamarin/monodroid-samples/applicationfundamentals-servicesamples-foregroundservicedemo/ This directory holds the sample project from the creating a foreground service section of the Creating Services guide for Xamarin.Android....
Published Date : Saturday, January 15, 2022

Xamarin.Essentials: Accelerometer - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/accelerometer The Accelerometer class in Xamarin.Essentials lets you monitor the device's accelerometer sensor, which indicates the acceleration of the device in three dimensional space.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Xamarin.Forms TableView - Xamarin

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/tableview This article explains how to use the Xamarin.Forms TableView class to present scrolling menus, settings and input forms in applications.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Forms Brushes: Solid colors - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/brushes/solidcolor The Xamarin.Forms SolidColorBrush class paints an area with a solid color.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Workbooks & Inspector 1.0 - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/tools/inspector/release-notes/1.0 Release notes detailing new features, improvements, and issues fixed in Xamarin Workbooks and Inspector 1.0
Published Date : Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Xamarin.Forms Grid - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/user-interface/layouts/grid The Xamarin.Forms Grid is a layout that organizes its children into rows and columns of cells.
Published Date : Thursday, July 8, 2021

Xamarin.Essentials: Compass - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/essentials/compass This document describes the Compass class in Xamarin.Essentials, which lets you monitor the device's magnetic north heading.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2022