Working With a ScrollViewer

Navigating a ScrollViewer (Visual Studio 2012) A scrollviewer is a UI Element in C# for Windows 8 programming. It is useful for when the objects you desire to show are larger than the screen. Putting objects in a scrollviewer allows you to put these objects in a bounded box. You’ll be able to scroll around using offsets and zoom. To begin, pull a ScrollViewer from the Toolbox and drop it onto the design view of your xaml code. Size, position, and name it to your choosing. You will also want to set the Horizontal and Vertical Scroll Bar Visibility settings to Auto. Or you can write the...

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Assignment #2

So you already got your feet wet with making your first Windows 8 app. The vast majority of the class did very well creating a “real” application. For this assignment I still want to give you creative control over the novel application you wish to make, however I will impose the following goals. Follows Windows UX guidelines closely. Your app should be laid out like a Windows 8 App (not just random UI elements). You’d better get familiar with these because we are only gonna get stricter and stricter about sticking to them.  Use the “async” and...

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Run Windows 8 in a VM

Step 1 Download and install SDM.pkg and run .sdx. Step 2 Download Windows 8 64/32 bit and extract .iso. Step 3 Create new Virtual Machine → Windows 8. Step 4 Start Windows 8 VM. Select windows8.iso as start disc. Step 5 Input product key from Dreamspark. Let install complete. About Zachary YannesMail | More Posts...

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