Use the Visual Studio Designer to change row and column sizes. Learn how to set the three sizing options: auto, fixed (pixel size), and proportional (star size).
- [Instructor] In this video, I'll look at…how to use the Visual Studio Designer,…to change, or modify, the size…of a column definition, or a row definition.…For this example, I'll be working with…column definitions, but, everything I show you,…also applies to row definitions.…For this example, I have two grids,…I have an inner grid, and an outer grid.…The inner grid has a margin set of 20.…And, then, I have three columns defined, in there.…And, inside the grid, are three…LetterBoxes, one in each column.…Currently, the sizes are set to…one star, three star, and two star.…
You can see those, here, in the XAML,…and you also can see them, in the Visual Studio Designer.…If you look at the top of the grid,…you'll see there is a one star, three star,…and two star up here, on the dotted line.…This is called the grid rail, this dotted line,…and, this is one way to look at it,…in the Visual Designer, and to know what the sizes are.…I can also change the values, by going up to the grid rail.…Here's what I mean, when I move my mouse…
- Exploring the layout panels
- Working with the grid
- Adding rows and columns
- Creating scrolling content
- Controlling element visibility
- Aligning content
- Making custom layout panels
Skill Level Intermediate
Learning Visual Studio Team Serviceswith Jose Miguel Rady Allende1h 17m Intermediate
1. Layout Panels
2. Other Layout Concepts
3. Custom Layout Panel
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