Xamarin Forms: Build Android Apps for Absolute Beginners !
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Learn How to Create Simple Android App by Using Xamarin Forms Basic Elements
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Created by Sobhan N.
Last updated 4/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 12 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Master all the Xamarin Form Basic concepts.
  • You will get the 26 lecture of 1.5 hours content and 9 Quizzes.
  • You will be able to create your own Xamarin forms and simple Android app. If you have any problem I will help you.
  • Regular course updates: new lectures, applications and documents.
  • Learn how to use powerful features of Visual Studio and Xamarin Forms.
  • Learn how to add buttons and text boxes to your app and style them
  • Learn how to add decision making elements like check boxes and radio buttons.
  • You will be able to add list views to your app.
  • You will be able to modify layout of your app.
  • You will Learn how to create simple app user interface and code it to calculate Area and Perimeter of Circle .
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Requirements
  • Highly recommended to be familiar with C# basics
  • You should have a great desire to learn programming and do it in a hands-on fashion, without having to watch countless lectures filled with slides and theory.
  • All you need is a decent PC/Laptop (i3 CPU, 4GB RAM). You will get the rest from me.
  • No need to Advanced C# programming skills I will teach you them.
  • I am going to use only Visual Studio Community throughout the course.
  • You need to instal Xamarin with Visual Studio
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Xamarin is a Microsoft-owned San Francisco, California-based software company founded in May 2011 by the engineers that created Mono for Android, which are cross-platform implementations of the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) and Common Language Specifications (often called Microsoft .NET).

With a C#-shared codebase, developers can use Xamarin tools to write native AndroidiOS, and Windows apps with native user interfaces and share code across multiple platforms, including Windows and macOS.

According to Xamarin, over 1.4 million developers were using Xamarin's products in 120 countries around the world as of April 2017.

Xamarin has several advantages over other methods or languages:

Native applications

The preferred solution for any application is native design. This is where Xamarin and its unique approach come in. Xamarin Studio (IDE) enables code completion in C#. It provides the advantages of native UI, access to specific-device features, and most importantly, native performance. Code sharing across platforms is a breeze with Xamarin, helping you shorten that development cycle.

Shared app logic

Apart from native UI, the way app logic is shared across multiple platforms makes Xamarin a must-use cross-platform development tool. Application logic underlying the UI layer, like input validation, web service calls, database interactions, and back-end enterprise integrations are coded once in C#.

API integration

Xamarin binds the same APIs and UI controls that are used to build iOS, Android and Mac apps in their respective platform specific languages. With Xamarin, support is always around the corner. Their unique binding technology enables them to provide support for new features soon after they are introduced in the device’s operating system.

Xamarin Component Store

Developers can choose from a host of free or paid components, which include UI controls, cross-platform libraries, and third party web services to apps with just a few lines of code

Advantages of C#

C# is a simple, modern, general-purpose, type-safe, pure object-oriented programming language. Being object oriented from the get-go, it is more than just a modernized version of C++, allowing even simple data types to be treated as objects. Type-safety of C# helps prevent type errors that could result in flawed program behavior, without the need of boilerplate or verbose type annotations.

Source: www .softwebsolutions .com /resources /5-reasons-why-xamarin-is-cross-platform-development-king.html

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During this course you learn Xamarin Forms for Android Apps Development. You also learn how to use Xamarin to write Simple android App for Circle Area and perimeter Calculation. 

The objective of this course is to take someone with basic C# skill and teach them Xamarin Basic Forms Elements.

In this course I assume that you have Basic knowledge about C# so everything that you must know to star your journey are presented.

You will also learn following items:

  • Required Developments Software
  • Make Hello World!!! App
  • How to Define and Style Buttons
  • How to add Texts and Text-Boxes
  • How to Define and Style Decision Making Elements like RadioButtons 
  • How to add List view items with List Adapter
  • Add Differnet Layouts to your App
  • Add and Style your items w/o write codes

At the end of this course you are able to make simple android forms. 

Finally after learning them you can make simple Android App to test your knowledge. In this app you receive radius of circle from users and show them Area and Perimeter of circle.

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Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to make the right choice when starting to learn Xamarin Forms programming.
  • Programmers, Analyser and Software Engineers who familiar with Xamarin Forms.
  • App developer and App UI Designer need to learn App design
  • Any kind of Entrepreneur who wish to learn Xamarin Forms features.
  • Anyone who want to write one program and distribute it in multi platforms like Android and iOS
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Curriculum For This Course
26 Lectures
01:33:43
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Introduction
1 Lecture 01:51
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Xamarin Forms Elements
21 Lectures 01:17:03

Required Tools Source
00:04



Hello world Source
00:20

Where you can write program codes?

Hello World Quiz
1 question

Button
05:17

Button Source
00:24

Button Quiz
1 question

Text
09:38

Text Source
00:31

Text Quiz
1 question

Text-boxes
09:44

Text-boxes Source
00:28

Text-boxes Quiz
1 question

Radio Buttons
08:43

Radio Buttons Source
00:27

Radio Buttons Quiz
1 question

Checkboxes
08:42

Checkboxec Source
00:22

Checkboxes Quiz
1 question

Toggle Buttons
05:44

Toggle Buttons Source
00:24

Toggle Buttons Quiz
1 question

Listviews
05:17

Listviews Source
00:22

Listviews Quiz
1 question

Layout (Grid & Linear)
07:25

Layout (Grid & Linear)
00:23

Layout Quiz
1 question
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Simple Calculation App
4 Lectures 15:46
App User Interface Design
05:44

App User Interface Design Source
00:12

App Coding
09:16

App Coding Source
00:34
About the Instructor
Sobhan N.
3.3 Average rating
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5,955 Students
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Web & App Developer|Electrical Engineer (PhD)

I am Sobhan and I'm PhD candidate of electrical engineering. I have 10 year experience in programming. I like electronics, neural networks, optimization methods, electric power and micro-controllers like arduino and ARM. I also like computer and web programming languages such as C#, CSS, HTML and php.

I like to play puzzle game, astronomy and dark skies.