Category Archives: Windows Universal App

Understanding SplitView and its features in Universal Windows App.

By | October 15, 2015

SplitView is a new control that has been introduced in the Windows 10 Universal Apps. Where it helps the user to have a better user experience. As the name suggest that the Split View is of splitting the user interface in to two parts and displaying the navigational and other display related information in a separate panel and… Read More »

Understanding the new features of WebView in Universal Windows App.

By | October 11, 2015

WebView class in Universal Windows Platform has been updated with the new features. The WebView control helps the developers to display the content of an website inside the App. Some of the new events that are introduced in the web view class are highly useful for the developers to provide a better user experience to the users. Lets… Read More »

Custom trigger with user interaction mode in Universal Windows App

By | October 7, 2015

In Windows 10 Universal Windows App, we have few classes which helps the developers to create there own custom triggers.  These custom triggers helps the developers to change the state of the Visual state of the App based on certain conditions like App size changes and change the controls to fit in to the app’s layout and need to change… Read More »

Using PasswordRevealMode for unmasking the Password in Universal Windows Apps

By | October 6, 2015

If you are building an Universal Windows Apps, and having a password box that accepts user credentials,  user may often want to unmasked the password to check if correct password was entered or not . We have seen similar feature for most of the password box either in desktop, mobile or web applications. Even previous version of Store or Phone… Read More »

How to get the Battery information in your Universal Windows Apps

By | October 4, 2015

If you are building an Universal Windows App, and want to check the status of the system battery, you can do it very easily.  It is also often helpful to notify your user with the battery status before your app perform any battery intensive operation or even showing a notification by asking plug-in charge when battery is low and no… Read More »

Getting the list of Wifi hotspots and Connecting with them in your Universal Windows Apps

By | October 3, 2015

WiFiAdapter is a new class available in Windows 10 API which is used to control the WiFi connection with in the Universal Windows App. The user can get the available WiFi Adapter in the device and then using the WiFi Adapter the list of all available WiFi networks can be scanned.  Once the list of WiFi networks available are identified… Read More »

3D Rendering of MapControl in Windows 10 Universal App Development

By | September 20, 2015

Map Controls in Windows 10 Universal Apps are much more easier and makes app developers life simpler. Normally maps are displays either in satellite image or normal map image but we haven’t seen the map in a 3D View. In this post we will learn how to create a map control to display the map normally and then set the map… Read More »