Building Cross Platform Apps with Xamarin and C#

Go hands-on with this exciting technology for developing cross-platform, native mobile apps using C#
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  • Lectures 53
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

This course shows you how to get started creating native, cross platform apps using Xamarin Mono. This course is designed for users that are familiar with C#, although no experience with Xamarin Mono is required. You will start by learning about the cross platform development options and the basics of Xamarin Mono, including the development environment and Xamarin Studio. From there, expert Keith Welch will teach you about the various layouts and controls, including stack layout, content and scroll view, and label and entry. This video tutorial also covers basic user interface elements, as well as more advanced controls, such as table views, list views, maps, and web views. You will also learn about page types, tabs and grids, and local and remote data. Finally, you will learn about device features, including the camera, photo gallery, messaging, and phone. Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of using the Xamarin framework to create code that will work in both iOS and Android.

What are the requirements?

  • Aspiring developers with a working knowledge of C#; no prior knowledge of Xamarin is needed.
  • an installation of Xamarin Mono (Indie version or above)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Utilize Xamarin development tools to create a native interface experience for Android and iOS devices
  • Create apps that interact with local and remote data sources
  • Access individual device features such as photo, SMS, social, and phone capabilities with your app

What is the target audience?

  • Those who want to apply their existing C# knowledge to create multi-platform mobile apps.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Important - Download These First - Working Files
Article
Introduction
Preview
05:04
Cross Platform Options
Preview
05:47
Intro To Xamarin Mono
06:53
Installing Required Tools
02:11
Hello World
03:18
Android Emulators
06:59
How To Access Your Working Files
03:22
Section 2: Layouts
Stack Layout
04:03
Absolute Layout
05:15
Relative Layout
06:53
Grid Layout
06:48
Content View
01:01
Scroll View
02:23
Frame
03:32
Section 3: User Interface Controls
Label And Entry
06:24
Button
03:52
Image
04:13
Editor
02:56
Date And Time Pickers
06:04
Slider
04:04
Stepper
03:53
Box View
02:08
Activity Indicator And Progress Bar
07:15
Search Bar
02:59
Switch
02:32
Picker Control
04:12
Map
06:23
Map Options
04:41
List View
02:55
List View Options
06:09
Web View
03:10
Section 4: Page Types
Navigation Page
04:20
Master Detail Page
05:54
Tabbed Page
02:42
Carousel Page
02:57
Section 5: Tables And Grids
Table View Control
03:16
View Cell
05:38
Image Cell
03:13
Switch Cell
04:33
Entry Cell
04:25
Section 6: Local Data Access
Database Access
05:15
Database Write And Delete
03:49
Database Read
04:05
Section 7: Remote Data
JSON Web Service
03:12
Retrieve JSON Data
04:35
Update JSON Data
04:37
Section 8: Portable Class Libraries And Device Features
Intro To Portable Class Libraries
03:33
Photo Picker
05:40
Camera
05:24
Phone
02:25
SMS
02:21
Section 9: Conclusion
Conclusion And Resources
03:21

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