Placeworkers.Forms 1.1.4

Custom Controls for Xamarin.Forms

Install-Package Placeworkers.Forms -Version 1.1.4
dotnet add package Placeworkers.Forms --version 1.1.4
<PackageReference Include="Placeworkers.Forms" Version="1.1.4" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Placeworkers.Forms --version 1.1.4
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Placeworkers.Forms

is a custom controls library for Xamarin.Form with support for iOS and Android.

Included Controls:

  • DateTimePicker:
  • iOS: Implemented like a standard DatePicker but in DateTime mode.
  • Android: Implemented to show a TimePickerDialog after a DatePickerDialog.
  • NavigationButton: Button with left text alignment and a possible right aligned image
  • NavicationCell: Standard TextCell with DisclosureIndicator on right side (AccessoryView). Uses Right DrawerArrowDrawable as right arrow on Android.
  • ExtendedListView: Standard ListView with option to disable scrolling.
  • Checkbox: Checkbox image on left side and text on right side. Needs 2 images for the checkbox image to work properly.
  • DocumentPage: Page to display documents. Uses QLPreviewController on iOS and AndroidPdfViewer (https://github.com/barteksc/AndroidPdfViewer) on Android. Hence only supports PDF on Android.

Usage

Add Placeworkers.Forms reference to your projects.

Add

Placeworkers.Forms.Initializer.Init();

after Xamarin.Forms init.

XAML:

add assembly namespace:

xmlns:pw="clr-namespace:Placeworkers.Forms;assembly=Placeworkers.Forms"

use control:

<pw:NavigationButton Text="Navigation" Image="ArrowRight" />

Code-Behind:

var navButton = new NavigationButton(){ ... }

Included Pages

  • DocumentPage: View documents in a single view.
  • iOS: QLPreviewController is used. Hence all documents supported by this preview is supported.
  • Android: Currently only pdf is supported via PDFium.

Included Helpers

  • GridExtension: Add a View to a Grid with Spans in one line.
  • MimeTypeMapper: Get a MimeType from a file name.
  • ResourceLoader: Get string/bytes from a resource from a assembly.
  • TaskExtension: Fire and forget task with an IExceptionHandler.
  • Wildcard: RegEx helper to simplify searches with '*' and '?'.

Included Converter

  • BoolInverter
  • BoolNotNullConverter
  • BoolNullConverter
  • StringIsNotNullOrWhiteSpaceConverter

Placeworkers.Forms

is a custom controls library for Xamarin.Form with support for iOS and Android.

Included Controls:

  • DateTimePicker:
  • iOS: Implemented like a standard DatePicker but in DateTime mode.
  • Android: Implemented to show a TimePickerDialog after a DatePickerDialog.
  • NavigationButton: Button with left text alignment and a possible right aligned image
  • NavicationCell: Standard TextCell with DisclosureIndicator on right side (AccessoryView). Uses Right DrawerArrowDrawable as right arrow on Android.
  • ExtendedListView: Standard ListView with option to disable scrolling.
  • Checkbox: Checkbox image on left side and text on right side. Needs 2 images for the checkbox image to work properly.
  • DocumentPage: Page to display documents. Uses QLPreviewController on iOS and AndroidPdfViewer (https://github.com/barteksc/AndroidPdfViewer) on Android. Hence only supports PDF on Android.

Usage

Add Placeworkers.Forms reference to your projects.

Add

Placeworkers.Forms.Initializer.Init();

after Xamarin.Forms init.

XAML:

add assembly namespace:

xmlns:pw="clr-namespace:Placeworkers.Forms;assembly=Placeworkers.Forms"

use control:

<pw:NavigationButton Text="Navigation" Image="ArrowRight" />

Code-Behind:

var navButton = new NavigationButton(){ ... }

Included Pages

  • DocumentPage: View documents in a single view.
  • iOS: QLPreviewController is used. Hence all documents supported by this preview is supported.
  • Android: Currently only pdf is supported via PDFium.

Included Helpers

  • GridExtension: Add a View to a Grid with Spans in one line.
  • MimeTypeMapper: Get a MimeType from a file name.
  • ResourceLoader: Get string/bytes from a resource from a assembly.
  • TaskExtension: Fire and forget task with an IExceptionHandler.
  • Wildcard: RegEx helper to simplify searches with '*' and '?'.

Included Converter

  • BoolInverter
  • BoolNotNullConverter
  • BoolNullConverter
  • StringIsNotNullOrWhiteSpaceConverter

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.1.4 129 2/11/2019
1.1.3 105 1/23/2019
1.1.2 159 9/18/2018
1.1.1 146 9/12/2018
1.0.16 158 9/4/2018
1.0.15 153 8/30/2018
1.0.14 138 8/30/2018
1.0.13 179 8/30/2018
1.0.12 252 4/10/2018
1.0.11 312 3/27/2018
1.0.10 315 3/27/2018
1.0.9 324 12/11/2017
1.0.8 309 12/6/2017
1.0.7 324 12/6/2017
1.0.6 310 12/5/2017
1.0.5 197 12/5/2017
1.0.4 265 8/7/2017
1.0.3 256 8/7/2017
1.0.2 284 6/20/2017
1.0.1 260 5/23/2017
1.0.0 325 5/22/2017