Compiled Data Binding Fundamentals in UWP Using XAML

Compiled data bindings with x:Bind are faster than classical data bindings created with the Binding markup extension. This course will teach you the basics of x:Bind, including converting with functions, binding events and more.
Course info
Rating
(57)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 19, 2016
Duration
2h 49m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Using Classical Data Binding
Introducing Compiled Data Binding
Understanding the Binding Modes
Converting and Casting
Rendering Your Data
Binding to Commands and Events
Binding to Elements
Knowing When to Use Classical Data Bindings
Description
Course info
Rating
(57)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 19, 2016
Duration
2h 49m
Description

At the core of developing a great performing Universal Windows Platform app with MVVM is a thorough knowledge of compiled data bindings. In Compiled Data Binding Fundamentals in UWP with XAML, you will learn the skills to build high-quality and fast responding apps. You will learn how to create compiled data bindings with the x:Bind markup extension, how to use the different binding modes, how to convert values with functions, how to cast values directly in XAML, how to use compiled data bindings in Data Templates, and finally how to replace the ICommand-properties of a ViewModel by binding events directly to methods of your ViewModel. When you're finished with this course, you will have a foundational knowledge of compiled data bindings with the x:Bind markup extension that will help you immensely as you move forward to create your own high-quality Universal Windows Platform app.

About the author
About the author

Thomas is a well-known author, software developer, and speaker from Germany. He specializes in .NET, C#, TypeScript, XAML, and Azure.

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