Xamarin Android - Platform Version Support

So version support and Android is confusing.  Let’s just get the straight.  In writing this post I have read things over multiple times.  Do not get discouraged.  Google generally gives three names to…

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Xamarin Android - ActionBar

Ok so in prior posts I talked about adding drawer layout to my android project.  Today, I am going to add an actionbar to the project.  Starting with the end result of my first attempt see below.  I…

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Xamarin Android - ListViews Part 2 of 2

Continuing on from an older post, we will modify our listview to display 2 columns.  Ultimately, we will put an image in the left column and text in the right column.  Currently we have created an…

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Xamarin Andorid - ListViews Part 1 of 2

Continuing from my drawer example code…I have a fragment (About) where I want to show a number of rows.  There are a few ways of doing this but in my case I am going to use a ListView. A ListView is…

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Xamarin Android - DrawerLayout

To add a navigation drawer, declare your user interface with a DrawerLayout object as the root view of your layout. Inside the DrawerLayout, add one view that contains the main content for the screen…

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