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Working with Styles in Xamarin.Forms 4 Applications

by Thomas Claudius Huber

This course teaches you how to reuse user interface code in your Xamarin.Forms applications with XAML Styles and with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).

What you'll learn

To avoid UI code duplication in your Xamarin.Forms apps is a thorough knowledge of reusing UI code with styles. In this course, Working with Styles in Xamarin.Forms 4 Applications, you’ll learn how to use styles in your Xamarin.Forms apps to reuse UI code. First, you’ll explore what a style is and you will create your first implict, explicit, and global styles in XAML. Next, you’ll discover how to reuse UI code with advanced style features, like style inheritance, style classes and dynamic styles. Finally, you’ll learn how to style your Xamarin.Forms apps with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of XAML Styles and CSS in Xamarin.Forms that is needed to create reusable and maintainable UI code in your applications.

About the author

Thomas is a Microsoft MVP for Windows Development. He works as a developer, consultant, and trainer in the fields of .NET, C#, TypeScript, XAML, and Azure. Thomas is a well-known speaker and book author. He has written several special interest books in his areas, including an extensive handbook for Windows Presentation Foundation and a handbook on development with TypeScript. Thomas lives in Germany's Black Forest with his wife and their three daughters. In his spare time, he plays football and ... more

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