Tag Archive : UWP


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…

Usually a desktop platform has a lot of available resources so many developers tend to avoid to improve the quality of their code.\nOn a mobile platform the resources are quite limited and improving the code could make a huge difference. It can transform a slow and annoying app in a great fast and great one…

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.

Xamarin has a long story of problematic releases where new features comes along with numerous bugs.\n\nFor this reason is possible that you are still using an old version of Xamarin.Forms.\n\nBut today you will see why you should really upgrade to Xamarin.Forms 2.5\n

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.