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Swiss QR Code and Improvements in Telerik UI for Xamarin Input Controls

2 days ago | Telerik

Explore the new 2D barcode type—Swiss QR code—as well as max text length for RadEntry, keyboard type in MaskedInput and more in Telerik UI for Xamarin Input controls. Do you want all payment information to be presented in a digital format, in a QR code? And available in your mobile application? This is possible with the Telerik Swiss QR code for Xamarin. This barcode type was included in the R2 2021 official release of the Telerik UI for Xamarin.

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Get Acquainted With Telerik UI for Xamarin BadgeView Control

11 days ago | Telerik

R2 2021 of Telerik UI for Xamarin is out and it brings our brand new BadgeView control—with it you can easily display badges on your application in a mobile scenario where a notification or update can be illustrated through a badge. You’ve seen badges all around—indicating the number of unread emails, showing updates on a business app or presenting the status for a messaging app showing whether a person is online, offline or away.


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Update your mobile application package informations automatically with GitHub Actions

2 days ago | Damien Aicheh

When developing a mobile application you often needs to update the packages information of your application. For instance: Update the package name or bundle identifier of your application Change your application name which can be useful when doing different build types for staging, production… This kind of actions can be done during the execution of your workflow inside your GitHub Actions, let’s see how! Introducing new GitHub Actions To achieve this goal I developed a new set of free GitHub Actions, available on the GitHub Marketplace to use in your workflows.

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Mettez à jour automatiquement les informations de votre package d’application mobile avec les GitHub Actions

2 days ago | Damien Aicheh

Lors du développement d’une application mobile, vous devez souvent mettre à jour les informations sur les packages de votre application. Par exemple : Mettre à jour le package name ou le bundle identifier de votre application Modifiez le nom de votre application, ce qui peut être utile lors de la création de différents types de build pour la pré-production, la production… Ce type d’actions peut être effectué pendant l’exécution de votre workflow dans vos GitHub Actions, voyons comment ! Présentation de nouvelles GitHub Actions Pour atteindre cet objectif, j’ai développé un nouvel ensemble de GitHub Actions gratuites, disponibles sur le GitHub Marketplace à utiliser dans vos workflows.

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Xamarin.Essentials 1.7 and introducing .NET MAUI Essentials

3 days ago | The Xamarin Blog

Xamarin.Essentials has become a critical library for .NET developers building apps across iOS, Android, Tizen, macOS, and Windows since its original release over three years ago. Since then the library has been installed nearly 10 million times, has 79 contributors, has been stared 1,400 times on GitHub, The post Xamarin.Essentials 1.7 and introducing .NET MAUI Essentials appeared first on Xamarin Blog.

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Building a XAML UserControl for WinUI, UWP, WPF or Xamarin.Forms (.NET MAUI)

4 days ago | Nick Randolph

One of the powerful aspects of any XAML platform is the ability to define your own controls. In this post we’re going to look at building a user control that allows you to reuse chunks of your user experience. It doesn’t matter whether you’re using UWP, WinUI, Xamarin.Forms (.NET Maui) or the Uno Platform, the … Continue reading "Building a XAML UserControl for WinUI, UWP, WPF or Xamarin.


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263: Building Computers

5 days ago | Merge Conflict

Frank and I decided to build and upgrade our computers. How did we decide what to build and what are we building them for? Follow Us Frank: Twitter, Blog, GitHub James: Twitter, Blog, GitHub Merge Conflict: Twitter, Facebook, Website, Chat on Discord Music : Amethyst Seer - Citrine by Adventureface ⭐⭐ Review Us (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/merge-conflict/id1133064277?mt=2&ls=1) ⭐⭐ Machine transcription available on http://mergeconflict.

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Xamarin / .Net Maui discussion with Javier Suárez

5 days ago | Luis Matos

The community talks to Javier Suarez about #DotNetMaui and #Xamarin about everything new that is coming and about the current status of Xamarin. There really is a lot of informative content for the entire community. La entrada Xamarin / .Net Maui discussion with Javier Suárez se publicó primero en Luis Matos.

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Conversatorio Xamarin / .Net Maui con Javier Suárez

5 days ago | Luis Matos

La comunidad habla con Javier Suarez sobre #DotNetMaui y #Xamarin sobre todo lo nuevo que viene y sobre el estatus actual de Xamarin. Realmente hay mucho contenido informativo para toda la comunidad. La entrada Conversatorio Xamarin / .Net Maui con Javier Suárez se publicó primero en Luis Matos.

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The Future of Xamarin Community Toolkit

9 days ago | The Xamarin Blog

With the upcoming release of .NET MAUI later this year, we are excited to share our plans for Xamarin Community Toolkit! This includes plans for a .NET MAUI Community Toolkit, backwards compatible version of the Xamarin Community Toolkit, and the sunsetting of the current Xamarin Community Toolkit. The post The Future of Xamarin Community Toolkit appeared first on Xamarin Blog.


Build Xamarin apps with VS Code to M1 Macs, iPhones & Android

2 months ago

You don’t need to open an IDE, start building apps in the terminalContinue reading on Dev Genius »

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Manage your mobile application version automatically with GitHub Actions

9 days ago | Damien Aicheh

When developing an application you always need to manage versions for your application. To deliver a new version of your application, one way to do it will be: Upgrade the version of your application in code Commit your code Add a new version tag to your Git repository Start your workflow to generate your new application package This kind of process is too long and error prone, while the only thing you want is to have the same version between your Git tag and your application package delivered.

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Gérez automatiquement la version de votre application mobile avec les GitHub Actions

9 days ago | Damien Aicheh

Lors du développement d’une application, vous devez toujours gérer les versions de votre application. Pour livrer une nouvelle version de votre application, une façon de le faire serait: Mettre à jour la version de votre application dans le code Commiter votre code Ajoutez un nouveau tag de version à votre répertoire Git Démarrez votre workflow pour générer votre nouveau package d’application Ce type de processus est trop long et sujet aux erreurs, alors que la seule chose que vous souhaitez est d’avoir la même version entre votre tag Git et votre package d’application livré.



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Using the Xamarin REPL Tool

12 days ago | Trailhead Technology

Xamarin REPL (read-eval-print-loop) is one of the most important tools for building Xamarin.UITest tests. It’s a console-like environment in which we can see the structure Read more The post Using the Xamarin REPL Tool appeared first on Trailhead Technology Partners.

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67: SwiftUI. With Ed Snider

12 days ago | Kerry W. Lothrop

On this episode of DevTalk I speak to Ed Snider about SwiftUI and how it compares to developing using Xamarin.Forms. Links: Ed’s book Mastering Xamarin.Forms Ed’s website SwiftUI Overview

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Xamarin.Forms - Working with Behaviors in Xamarin.froms

12 days ago | Delpin Susai Raj

 In this blog post, you will learn how to use Behaviors in Xamarin.Forms App Introduction Xamarin.Forms code runs on multiple platforms - each of which has its own filesystem. This means that reading and writing files is most easily done using the native file APIs on each platform. Alternatively, embedded resources are a simpler solution to distribute data files with an app. Behaviors Behaviors lets you add functionality to user interface controls without having to subclass them.


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Episode 96: The Final Xamarin Podcast

15 days ago | The Xamarin Podcast

Show Notes It's over. Done. Final. Caput. No more. This is the last Xamarin podcast ever. What's going to happen next month? Tune in to find out. But also tune in to find out about the latest updates on .NET MAUI, Visual Studio 2022, what happened to the Xamarin Forums, and learn how to use Chromecast from your Xamarin apps! New releases Visual Studio 2022 - Preview 1 (https://devblogs.microsoft.com/visualstudio/visual-studio-2022-preview-1-now-available/?WT.


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Keeping your UI fast by using this HTTP trick to check if a remote resource exists

16 days ago | Matt Crombie

Frequently I find a requirement in mobile projects is to consume remote resources, whether it's images, video, audio etc, the requirement comes up fairly frequently. A common problem I found myself hitting was that when you're trying to do this with a backend or customisable content that relies on a URL is that sometimes


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I am a Windows App Developer

17 days ago | Nick Randolph

With the recent excitement surrounding the announcement of Windows 11, there’s renewed interest in developing apps for the Windows platform. In this post we’re going to celebrate what it means to be a Windows App Developer, regardless of what framework or technology you chose. It’s not going to be an exhaustive list of options but … Continue reading "I am a Windows App Developer" The post I am a Windows App Developer appeared first on Nick's .


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Making DevOps Easy with Mobile.BuildTools

17 days ago | Dan Siegel

It's been quite a journey if I'm honest. In fact as I look back over the last several years it's really crazy too look at what the Mobile.BuildTools has transformed into from it's humble origins as a collection of PowerShell scripts I was tired of rewriting every time I started a new app. The Mobile.BuildTools have continued to make developers lives easier with the last major release being exactly 3 years ago.



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261: Windows 11 Insider Preview

19 days ago | Merge Conflict

Windows 11 event ✅, Windows 11 developer event ✅, Windows 11 installed ✅. Follow Us Frank: Twitter, Blog, GitHub James: Twitter, Blog, GitHub Merge Conflict: Twitter, Facebook, Website, Chat on Discord Music : Amethyst Seer - Citrine by Adventureface ⭐⭐ Review Us (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/merge-conflict/id1133064277?mt=2&ls=1) ⭐⭐ Machine transcription available on http://mergeconflict.




Changes to your Android code needed to download the app on Windows 11 through the Amazon App Store

23 days ago

Easy steps for all apps built in native (Java/Kotlin) and cross-platform (Xamarin, React Native or Flutter)Continue reading on Medium »


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Cross-platform Awesome with Shiny 2.0 | The Xamarin Show

23 days ago | The Xamarin Show

Today, James is joined by Allan Ritchie, Microsoft MVP, who shows off the latest version of his cross-platform library Shiny. Shiny is a cross platform framework designed for Xamarin & UWP to make working with device services and background processes easy, testable, and consistent while bringing things like dependency injection & logging in a structured way to your code!Show Links:ShinyShiny SamplesAllan's BlogFollow @JamesMontemagnoNever Miss an Episode: Follow @TheXamarinShowUseful Links:Learn more about XamarinLearn more about Xamarin.

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Xamarin.Forms - App Shortcuts Using Xamarin.Essentials

23 days ago | Delpin Susai Raj

In this blog post, you will learn how to add shortcuts using Xamarin.Essentials in Xamarin.Forms App Introduction Xamarin.Forms code runs on multiple platforms - each of which has its own filesystem. This means that reading and writing files is most easily done using the native file APIs on each platform. Alternatively, embedded resources are a simpler solution to distribute data files with an app.

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Migrating to Android X: Another Attempt

23 days ago | Matt Crombie

Due to the expanding number of packages that require Android X (namely Xamarin.Forms 5) it is essential that you can get an old project compiling and running on Android X.  This can come as quite a challenge especially to massive projects that are quite old.  Anyone who has tried to use the built in

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Converter with multiple Parameters in Xamarin Forms

24 days ago | Charlin Agramonte

— If you don’t know what a converter is, I recommend you reading this article first. Have you ever wondered how to pass multiple parameters to a converter, or how to create properties in a converter to change the value based on them? If you want to know how to achieve it then keep reading […] The post Converter with multiple Parameters in Xamarin Forms appeared first on XamGirl.

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How to Resolve ImageLoaderSourceHandler: Could Not Retrieve Image or Image Data Was Invalid Uri

24 days ago | Damien Doumer

Hey friends, today we will take a quick look at a little, but annoying problem we still face in Xamarin Forms. I guess you might have come across this error message “[0:] ImageLoaderSourceHandler: Could not retrieve image or image data was invalid: Uri:“. This error is quite simple to identify. Here is how it manifests Read More The post How to Resolve ImageLoaderSourceHandler: Could Not Retrieve Image or Image Data Was Invalid Uri appeared first on Cool Coders.

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260: Every question answered

26 days ago | Merge Conflict

We take your questions directly on another lighting topic episode of Merge Conflict Follow Us Frank: Twitter, Blog, GitHub James: Twitter, Blog, GitHub Merge Conflict: Twitter, Facebook, Website, Chat on Discord Music : Amethyst Seer - Citrine by Adventureface ⭐⭐ Review Us (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/merge-conflict/id1133064277?mt=2&ls=1) ⭐⭐ Machine transcription available on http://mergeconflict.

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Calidad del código y Rendimiento con Xamarin

27 days ago | Luis Matos

Cuando hablamos de calidad y rendimiento del código hablamos de la experiencia del usuario. Cuando nuestra aplicación es pobre en rendimiento puede causar interacciones lentas con los usuarios, nuestra aplicación puede congelarse a veces, nuestra aplicación puede reducir la duración de la batería o el dispositivo puede calentarse solo por una operación en un bucle que nunca ha terminado. La entrada Calidad del código y Rendimiento con Xamarin se publicó primero en Luis Matos.

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Xamarin Code Quality & Performance

27 days ago | Luis Matos

When we talk about code quality and performance we talk about the user’s experience. When our application is poor in performance can cause slow interactions with the users, our app can be freeze sometimes, our app can reduce battery life or the device can get hot just because of an operation in a loop that’s never ended. La entrada Xamarin Code Quality & Performance se publicó primero en Luis Matos.


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Episode 95: Sketch 360

29 days ago | The Xamarin Podcast

Another story of an app built with Xamarin! This time find out about a unique app that takes advantage of the Surface Duo to let you create 360 degree drawings! Download the Sketch 360 app (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.microsoft.garage.sketch360app&hl=en_US&gl=US) Sketch 360 GitHub repo (https://github.com/microsoft/sketch360) Microsoft Garage project (https://www.microsoft.com/garage/profiles/sketch-360/?WT.

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Even better drag and drop with DragAndDropTrigger and DragAndDropDirection

one month ago | Jean-Marie Alfonsi

https://github.com/roubachof/Sharpnado.HorizontalListView DragAndDropTrigger and DragAndDropDirection You can now choose if you want to begin the drag and drop with a Pan gesture or a LongPress. DragAndDropTrigger="Pan" DragAndDropTrigger="LongTap" You can also restrict the drag movement to a given direction: For the horizontal layout: DragAndDropDirection = H

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TODO List using Reactive UI in Xamarin Forms

one month ago | Rendy Del Rosario

During the past months, I have been learning and writing about Dynamic Data and how we can use it to handle our collections in a… Continue ReadingTODO List using Reactive UI in Xamarin Forms The post TODO List using Reactive UI in Xamarin Forms appeared first on Rendy's Website.

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259: Photogrammetry

one month ago | Merge Conflict

We dive deep into the latest APIs for mapping the physical world with macOS into 3D models. Follow Us Frank: Twitter, Blog, GitHub James: Twitter, Blog, GitHub Merge Conflict: Twitter, Facebook, Website, Chat on Discord Music : Amethyst Seer - Citrine by Adventureface ⭐⭐ Review Us (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/merge-conflict/id1133064277?mt=2&ls=1) ⭐⭐ Machine transcription available on http://mergeconflict.