Rasmus Tolstrup Christensen

Recent Posts

  • December 01, 2016

    Shortcuts in Xamarin Studio

    Xamarin Studio is a great IDE for working with Xamarin technologies. With a Windows and Visual Studio background the IDE can be a bit confusing regarding shortcuts. Here are some of the shortcuts I find very useful. Toggle between XAML & code ...

  • November 21, 2016

    Azure Search With Powershell

    Azure Search is one of the newer kids in the Azure growing family. You can like any other Azure item, interact with it directly from the Azure portal. As you need to do frequent changes in the start of a project or just want to be able to automati...

  • June 06, 2016

    Monitor Mobile Traffic On OSX

    Developing a mobile app on OSX with Xamarin or any other tooling, you might run into the situation when you want to see what's being transfered over the wire. As a long time Windows developer I've been use to Fiddler, but what do you do when you'r...

  • June 02, 2016

    Orientation in Xamarin Forms

    When my device is rotated I want the screen to rotate, but for this screen I only want to allow portrait mode? Sounds pretty simple and so it should be. When it comes to Xamarin Forms, you might run into a wall, let's break it. Before writing this...

  • May 30, 2016

    Latte Art With Xamarin Grid

    A very common task when working with UI is to stack elements upon each other in a z-order. Often a bit complicated task, using either a Relative- or AbsoluteLayout in Xamarin Forms. Why not use a Grid for simple tasks, like making latte art? Simpl...