Tag Archives: Universal Windows App

How to turn off the frame rate counters for Windows Universal App’s ?

By | October 21, 2015

When running a Windows Universal App’s from the Visual Studio 2015, you may have notice that there are few text (in a format of 000 – 000) getting displayed just below to the title bar of the app’s. Many of you may be wondering what are those text information’s ? What does those mean ? how we can… Read More »

Extending the app’s Title Bar – How to place custom XAML in the Windows Universal app’s Title Bar ?

By | October 20, 2015

In one of our previous post you have learned how to apply custom color to the Title Bar in Windows 10 Universal Apps ?  Here, in this quick tip you let see how we can extend the existing title bar itself  by placing custom XAML content in the app window’s title bar.  There are set of APIs by… Read More »

Improving App’s performance using compile time binding in Universal Windows App.

By | October 19, 2015

Windows 10 Universal Apps has come up with a new binding approach called compile time binding (x:Bind) where the property gets bind to the UIElement during compile time. In previous versions of windows Apps, the binding occurs during the runtime and its completely based on the reflections. This caused the reduction in apps performance. lets see in detail… Read More »

How to create a Calendar View in Universal Windows App.

By | October 17, 2015

CalendarView is a new control that has been introduced in the Universal Windows Apps. This View provides a visual calendar display that the user can use to select a date. This view can be customized by the developers by setting the max and min days to be displayed and black out the days that are not to be… Read More »

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 »

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 »