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Adding shortcuts to your app's icon

App Shortcuts provide users with quick actions into our apps that enhance the UX. They can be static, where they're declared as part of the app's manifest, or can be added dynamically through code. Learn how to add App Shortcuts in a Xamarin Forms app, using the AppShortcuts Plugin.


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Using a Grid ItemsPanel with a DataTemplateSelector

Trying to assign items in a list to columns and rows within an ItemsControl with a Grid can throw up some issues. Here we look into a couple of ways of solving the problems, including how to deal with setting an items position when a DataTemplateSelector is required.


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Replicating TargetNullValue in Windows8

There are times in this world when using binding statements, that you want to specify a default value for a property if the result provided is null.


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