Course info
Aug 11, 2016
2h 9m

At the core of any great mobile app is thorough knowledge and application of coding skill. This course, Write Less Code with Xamarin Designer, will help you spend less time coding and more time creating. First, you will see how to implement user interface layouts and how UI elements can be referenced. Next, you'll discover how to create view controllers and segues in the designer. Finally, you'll learn how to create custom views or controls that can be used at design time. When you're finished with this course, you will have a foundational knowledge of Xamarin Designer that will help you as you move forward to Xamarin proficiency. Software required: Xamarin Studio 5.10 (Mac).

About the author
About the author

Grant Klimaytys is a developer, educator, and entrepreneur. But mostly, he would describe himself as obsessed with efficiency. That efficiency extends across many coding fields such as Swift, .NET, Java, and multiple web development frameworks. He is the principle author on his app development site blogging regularly whenever he discovers something that may benefit other developers.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hello everyone, my name is Grant Klimaytys, and welcome to my course on Writing Less Code with Xamarin Designer. I run a software development business specializing in cross-platform mobile apps. One of the most important tasks we have is learning to be more efficient with our existing tools, one of which is Xamarin. This course is all about improving your efficiency and saving you time when using Xamarin Designer. Some of the major topics that we will cover include Using the Xamarin Designer effectively, understanding the connection between Designer and code, creating view controllers, and creating drag and drop custom controls. By the end of this course, you'll know how to spend less time producing more results. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with basic Xamarin concepts. I hope you'll join me on this journey saving more time with the Write Less Code with Xamarin Designer course at Pluralsight.