Tag Archives: Windows 10

Using an InkToolbar with InkCanvas in your Windows Universal Apps

By | August 16, 2016

Universal Windows Platform introduced a InkCanvas (Easy drawing and inking using new InkCanvas Control for Universal Windows App) control to easy drawing and a new Inking API to manage the inking. Binding an InkToolbar to the InkCanvas control will now enhance the capability of this control all together.  You can now have several options for drawing, erasing and… Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »