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Basically all the apps use a Listview to show one or more list of items.\nSometimes you want to change the appearance of your items according to some parameter (for example inside the same page, sometimes you want to show partial forms, other times completed forms and so on).\n\nLet’s see how easily you can achieve this in Xamarin.

How to add a Checkbox in Xamarin.Forms

March 13, 2019 | Tutorial | No Comments

We are going to show step by step how to create a Checkbox for Xamarin.Forms with a very simple code without the use of Custom Renderers.\n\nThis checkbox will work on every platform: Android, iOS, UWP… and the final result will be something like…

If you create a button on Android and write its text in lowercase (“my text”), when you launch the app, you can see that the text is all uppercase (“MY TEXT”).\n\nThis is not a bug but the standard style for Android.\n\nSometimes we prefer to have our text in lowercase so here I’ll show you different methods to do it…

Xamarin.Forms is fantastic, you write your code once inside your PCL/.NetStandard project and it will run on many different platforms.\n\nHowever sometimes we need to access directly the native platform. To do so, we can use something called DependencyService.

Many modern apps require a secure authentication for users and Azure Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL) enables application developers to authenticate users to cloud or on-premises Active Directory (AD). Here I show two different ways to add ADAL to a Xamarin.Forms project.

Sqlite for Xamarin made easy

March 1, 2019 | Plugin, Tutorial | 8 Comments

Let’s see how we can add a Sqlite database to your Xamarin projects in an incredibly easy way. To help you to speed up your Xamarin development, I?ve created a set of plugins, one of them is MTSQL. Thanks to this plugin you can add a Sqlite database with a single line of code. The […]