Recently, obviously last year (in 2014) Xamarin’s James Montemagno posted a blog post titled “Holiday Contest: Create a Plugin for Xamarin” and I also managed to develop a very small plugin for Xamarin.Forms with the help of this video. My plugin can be downloaded from here and the source code is here. The awesome thing […]Read More How to implement a Xamarin.Forms app with Xamarin plugins
OK folks, this is my third Windows Phone 8 tutorial blog post in this month and with this I am going to blog about how we can use Scheduled task Agent to build a Background Agent, which will automatically update, the tile of the app and virtually creating a Digital Clock in tile. Note, there […]Read More Building a Digital Tile clock in Windows Phone 8
This article is based on a stackoverflow question http://stackoverflow.com/questions/19585385/how-to-create-a-custom-app-entry-inside-the-application-settings-with-windows-ph/19592283#19592283 Note : You can not publish apps with feature to Windows Phone store. These kind of apps will be rejected. For most applications, this is not at all necessary – if you are not altering the behavior of the device (e.g. through global settings that go […]Read More App Integration With the Settings Hub in WindowsPhone 8
My Friend Aditya Patil is a good programmer from India. He develops for Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8. Recently he was asking about setting Reminders perodically to remind patients about their Food timings. I have roughly done this with simple for loops. This throws exception but it works The below is the code DateTime […]Read More Set Reminders periodically in WP8
I am currently working on a Windows Phone 8 project and here is how I am posting to a server. Windows Phone 8 sort of has limited access to the full .NET capabilities and most guide I read say you need to be using the async versions of all the functions. // server to POST […]Read More Http Post for Windows Phone 8
I was setting my developerment environment yesterday after upgraded to Windows 8.1. While I was installing Windows Phone SDK. I got the above error. And it seems the cause of this error is invalid digital certificate. I searched through the internet and found a way to resolve it. Here are the steps Uninstall partially install […]Read More Windows Phone SDK Setup failed!