James Montemagno
James Montemagno

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James Montemagno

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Xamarin.Forms Design Time Data Tips & Best Practices

One of my favorite features of building applications with XAML is the ability to use design time data to preview it inside the IDE. Recently in Xamarin.Forms 4.0 the team introduced an official pattern to specify design time properties, controls, or just about anything else. It is a really neat feature that I have been using on my live streams and in my apps. There is some really great docs [https://docs.microsoft.com/xamarin/xamarin-forms/xaml/xaml-previewer/design-time-data?WT.mc_id=designtime…

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