Building a Xamarin Forms UI - Navigation
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Building a Xamarin Forms UI - Navigation course explains how to implement basic content page navigation using Xamarin Forms NavigationPage class. We take the app from the Building a Xamarin Forms UI - Layout Containers course and add navigation to button click events allowing us to move between pages.
Xamarin forms implement stacked-based navigation through a navigation page class which has methods for pushing and popping pages of an internally maintained navigation stack. The push and pop methods are asynchronous and are available in a modal variant. There is also a pop to root method that clears the stack of all pages except the root or main page, returning the user to the home page.
My name is Hallam Webber, and this has been an overview of Xamarin Forms navigation functionality. Please join me in the next Xamarin Forms course, where I'll look at how Resources can simplify and streamline complex UI customization and formatting.
Hallam is a software architect with over 20 years experience across a wide range of industries. He began his software career as a Delphi/Interbase disciple but changed his allegiance to Microsoft with its deep and broad ecosystem. While Hallam has designed and crafted custom software utilizing web, mobile and desktop technologies, good quality reliable data is the key to a successful solution. The challenge of quickly turning data into useful information for digestion by humans and machines has led Hallam to specialize in database design and process automation. Showing customers how leverage new technology to change and improve their business processes is one of the key drivers keeping Hallam coming back to the keyboard.