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Mastering Xamarin UI Development - Second Edition by Steven F. Daniel

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Creating the TrackMyWalks project solution

In this section, we will take a look at how to create a cross-platform Xamarin.Forms solution. We will begin by developing the basic structure for our application, as well as adding the necessary data model and designing the user interface files using XAML.

Before we can proceed, we need to create our TrackMyWalks project. It is very simple to create this using Visual Studio for Mac. Simply follow these steps:

  1. First, launch the Visual Studio for Mac application.
  2. Next, choose the New Solution… option, or alternatively choose File New | Solution..., or simply press Shift + command + N.
  3. Then, choose the Blank Forms App option, which is located under the Multiplatform App section. Ensure that you ...

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