How To Resolve Microsoft.Net.Native.Runtime .2.1-rel not found

Hello everyone. Today I decided to make a small post about a problem which has annoyed me seriously last weekend, and how to resolve it. I make this post for those who may have encountered this issue and don’t know how to resolve it. I also go a little bit into the details of how…

How To Get A Device Owner’s Current User Name With Xamarin Forms

Hi everyone, what’s up ?. I’m sure if you are reading this post, you may be looking for a means to have the name of your users on your app. Without having to ask them for it. If that is the case, you are at the right place. This is something tricky to accomplish, but…

5 Xamarin.Forms Debugging Nightmares And Their Solutions

What’s up everyone ?. This week we are going to talk about Xamarin.Forms debugging. I know, it’s been a while since I made a blog post about Xamarin.Forms. But, I had to explore other lands of the vast software development kingdom ­čśä. My journey away from Xamarin.Forms could have been longer, but I decided to…

How To Detect Global Mouse Hooks In A C# Console Application

Hello friends, this week we will look at another low level programming topic with C#. We are going to do something which normally is not possible with C#. That is,┬áListening┬áto global mouse hooks (Mouse clicks every where on your screen) with a C# console application. The guys who built the classes used for writing console…

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How To Access A PC’s Hardware and USB Ports With C sharp ManagementObjectSearcher and Registry

Hi, everyone. This week, we will discuss about something different. We will use C# to play with the guts of our PCs. C# is a great OOP language and yes, it permits us to do some bare metal stuff with our code. Though in this domain C and C++ are more efficient, we can still…

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5 Reasons Why LINQ Can Be Addictive For Every .Net developer

Hello everyone, today we are going to discuss the reasons why LINQ can be addictive. I’m a .Net developer and ever since I learned LinQ and mastered it, I just can’t give up on it. I feel like saying LINQ is one the best addition made to an Object Oriented Programming language. If you are…

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LiteDB on Xamarin Forms as an Alternative to SQLite

Hello guys what’s up ?. When building a Xamarin Forms application, persisting data locally is done mostly with SQLite. SQLite is widely used to persist data in mobile applications. While SQLite is widely used and there are libraries which function as ORM for interactions with SQLite databases in .Net applications, you may need another solution…

Brief Javascript ES6 Tutorial For Beginners Part II

Hello Friends. Today we will be looking at part 2 of the JavaScript ES6 Tutorial. Last week we talked about ES6 and the amelioration brought to it as compared to the previous JavaScript version. And I also mentioned I got the knowledge used for the this tutorial from Udacity’s ES6 Course. Thanks to the Google…

Brief Javascript ES6 Tutorial For Beginners Part I

Hey, What’s up ?. Today we are going to talk about something different that is “Javascript”. Yeah, I know This blog seemed to be dedicated to Xamarin. Since most posts are about Xamarin. But today we will dive into something different as I said before. Anyone following this blog might be wondering why I’m writing…

Icons with Font Awesome 5 in Xamarin Forms

Hello friends, as mobile or desktop app developers, I’m┬á sure you have faced several difficulties with icons. I mean finding a uniform set of icons. Beautiful icons. Icons with colors which could be customized and sizes changed at your will. Well, if you were looking for a solution to this, then stop searching. You have…