Native Views in XAML from a PCL

Native Views are views native to each platform and they can be embedded in a Shared or PCL project in XAML. As of Xamarin Forms 2.3.3+ you can take controls only native to one platform and place them in a Xamarin Forms view. Its actually incredibly easy. Caveats Before we get started here are some […]

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Cheat Sheet For Xamarin Form Controls

Xamarin released a great cheat sheet over a year ago if you were going from Android to iOS to Windows Phone. It is great but doesn’t help if you are using Xamarin Forms because they have an entire different set of terminology for their controls. While it doesn’t take long to memorize them, for new […]

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Styling

If you come from a web background you certainly want to know how to create a stylesheet of sorts to hold all of your UI styling information. As always, this is the XAML way. Creating your App.xaml.cs You will notice that by default you have an App.cs in your project. What you need to do […]

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