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  • Using GridView ItemTemplate and ItemTemplateSelector at the same time

    If you are building a XAML based WinRT application which uses a GridView it is very likely you are going to use an ItemTemplate style OR use the ItemTemplateSelector to determine which style to use.  This is great and using either of these could not be any easier.  HOWEVER, make sure you do...
    Posted to Derik Whittaker by Derik Whittaker on 05-04-2012
    Filed under: XAML, WinRT
  • Working with Image Paths in WinRT–Something odd here

    Over the weekend I was pounding away at my first ‘WinRT’ application which I plan to submit to the marketplace.  During this process I ran into some really odd issues with getting images to display in the UI at runtime. Let me explain my issue: I had images which were nested inside my Assets folder...
    Posted to Derik Whittaker by Derik Whittaker on 04-16-2012
    Filed under: XAML, WinRT
  • GridView SelectedItem Binding Gotcha in WinRT

    Last night when I was doing some WinRT hacking I was trying to setup databinding to the selected item in the GridView control and I ran into a gotcha that I thought I would share. First, I was using the ‘Split Application’ template for my C# project.  This is important because this template will...
    Posted to Derik Whittaker by Derik Whittaker on 04-10-2012
    Filed under: XAML, WinRT
  • Working with Tiles for Windows Metro Applications

    When building a Windows Metro (aka Windows 8) application it is important that your application have a nice looking tile.  It is also encouraged to enable your tile to be ‘live’, meaning it can update itself with content based on some event, if that is relevant to your application.  When you...
    Posted to Derik Whittaker by Derik Whittaker on 03-31-2012
    Filed under: XAML, WinRT
  • Lighting up your C# Metro apps by being a Share Source

    **** NOTE: This post is valid for the Developer Preview of WinRT and MAY change in later releases **** This is one of many posts in how to use Contracts within WinRT.  The other posts are: Being a Share Target Using the Settings Contract Using the Search Contract Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 If you have...
    Posted to Derik Whittaker by Derik Whittaker on 11-10-2011
    Filed under: XAML, WinRT, Metro
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