Learn how to set up your page with the necessary code to enable embedding native controls in your Xamarin.Forms page.
The controls in Xamarin.Forms are great…and there's a growing number of them.…The fact that I can use a control in my shared library…and have it render using native controls,…gives me a great amount of flexibility…and simplifies the UI development.…However, there are gonna be times when…the controls that are available in Xamarin.Forms…don't quite meet your needs.…So there's a couple different options for you…when you hit that scenario.…The first we're gonna look at is…being able to use native controls from the platform.…
You may want to be in iOS and leverage an iOS control…that's not made available through Xamarin.Forms.…Maybe because it's a control that's not available…on all three platforms.…So let's take a look at how we do that.…At the top of our page,…this is our order page,…we have a number of these different XML namespaces.…You notice the default, this first one,…is the Xamarin.Forms namespace.…That means when we see something in the XML,…like tabbed page or the content page,…that's the namespace that those map on to.…
- Creating a Xamarin.Forms solution
- Navigating between pages
- Screen layouts and controls in Xamarin.Forms
- Data binding
- Adding style to a control
- Using a Xamarin.Essentials package
- Embedding native controls in your shared forms
- Writing custom renderers
Skill Level Beginner
Xamarin Development: Authentication and Identitywith Matt Milner1h 32m Intermediate
What you should know1m 21s
2. Layout and Controls
3. Native Platform Integration
4. Native Controls and Renderers
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