Tag Archives: How To

How to Play Audio using MediaPlayer using Xamarin in Visual Studio

By | July 10, 2015

In the previous post (Audio Recording using MediaRecorder using Xamarin in Visual Studio),  we have seen how to record an audio. In this post we are going to see how to play audio using Xamarin. The Simplest way to play audio in android is using the inbuilt MediaPlayer class. Lets create the User interface for the App. Add a button in the Main.axml file,… Read More »

How to copy and share the execution details of Unit Test methods from the Test Explorer in Visual Studio ?

By | June 29, 2015

Visual Studio Test Explorer  gives us a quick access to the test methods and execute them efficiently as and when they are required. We have seen how we can Explore and Manager Unit Tests Using Test Explorer in Visual Studio .  Text Explorer listed the test methods, with passed / Failed Status along with time taken for each… Read More »

How to customize color settings for Code Coverage Result in Visual Studio ?

By | June 22, 2015

This question came up after one of our previous post – Understanding Code Coverage – How to determine which portion of code is being tested in Visual Studio ? .  We discussed about different colors of code coverage area and how it looks like when the code is covered, not covered or partially covered.  For few, the colors… Read More »

How To Start Building Android App using Xamarin in Visual Studio 2013 ?

By | June 14, 2015

Xamarin is a cross platform mobile application development with C# as shared codebase, developers can create  native iOS, Android, and Windows apps using Xamarin tools. In this blog we will see how to write a simple Andriod Application using Xamarin in Visual Studio 2013. Before start building your application, you need to install Xamarin.Android in your development machine.

How to Compare files in Visual Studio Code ?

By | June 4, 2015

Visual Studio Code, supports File Compare of Working Files and let you compare the changes in different modes.  You can leverage this feature either from File Explorer Side Bar  or by using “Files:Compare Opened File With” command. VS Code Compare tool works in a very similar way like other compare tool and you can change the setting to view the… Read More »