• Android with C# and .NET

    Develop android apps using c#, .net and xamarin

    Build Xamarin Android App Start to Finish with Visual Studio Step by Step

    by  • April 26, 2017 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    In my previous posts on Xamarin Android, I explained various parts of developing Android Apps using Visual Studio with C#. We also looked into a sample app called MyBookStore. After that app, we have all the required tools under our belt to create a practical app which can be published to Android stores like...

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    Create Tabs Menu and Add Fragments for Book Categories in the Xamarin Android App using C# and Visual Studio

    by  • January 17, 2017 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    In this post, I’m going to explain, how we can add tabs menu in the Android App. In order to add tabs menu, we need fragments as well as each tab will load a separate fragment. So we’ll learn how to create and add Fragments as well. Earlier, we were loading all the books...

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    Create Custom Row View Layout for ListView to Show Books in Android App using Xamarin, Visual Studio and C#

    by  • January 10, 2017 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    In the previous post, we discussed how to add a built in row style in a ListView for our sample MyBookStore Android App. That list didn’t look very good and was very simple. But that was required to understand the concept. In this post, we’ll explore how to create a customer Row View Layout...

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    Add ListView with Simple List Layout to Show Books in Android App using Xamarin, Visual Studio and C#

    by  • January 3, 2017 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    In this post, we’re going to create a list of books. This is part of our MyBookStore app series and actually we have to build a list of books which looks much better and interesting than what we’re going to create in this post. However, we’ll start with simple list to make sure you...

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    Navigate Android Activities using Explicit Intent in Android App using Xamarin, C#, and Visual Studio

    by  • December 27, 2016 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    As we’re working on MyBookStore Android App, we have reached to a point where we can navigate from one Activity to another Activity. We need to specify a particular Activity to which we need to navigate to and this is known as Explicit Intent. This means, we need to explicitly define which activity we...

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    Design First Android Activity View in Xamarin Android with Visual Studio and C#

    by  • December 20, 2016 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    In the previous post, we learned about the Android Activity and Views. In this post, we’ll design our first Android Activity View for our MyBookStore App. This first view will be simple with an image control and three buttons. The View is an XML layout contained in a .axml file. Xamarin Android with Visual...

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    Understand Android Activity, View, and Activity Lifecycle with Xamarin Android, Visual Studio, and C#

    by  • December 13, 2016 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 0 Comments

    In our previous blog posts in this series, we have setup a basic structure of our solution with Xamarin.Android and a Core project. However, before we can get started with the real Android programming in C# and Visual Studio, we need to understand some basic concepts about Android Activities. Just like Windows or Forms...

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    Add Classes to Xamarin Android PCL Project with Visual Studio and C# in Sample MyBookStore App

    by  • December 6, 2016 • Android with C# and .NET, Xamarin Mobile App Development • 1 Comment

    In the previous post, we setup a solution along with two projects for our Xamarin Android App. That was a starting point for creating our Android App with .NET, Visual Studio and C#. The structure looked similar to any other .NET solution. In this post, I’ll show you the code which we’ll be adding...

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