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Xamarin Studio for Android Programming: A C# Cookbook by Mathieu Nayrolles

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Creating a SplashScreen

The splash screen of your application is, without a doubt, one of the images you should work hard on. The splash screen will appear every time your application is launched and will be displayed while your application is loading in the background. Usually, starting a full-fledged application takes a couple of seconds and you would want to inform your users that the application is starting by displaying a good-looking splash screen instead of a black screen. By definition, splash screens cover the entire screen and welcome your customers.

Getting ready

In order to follow this recipe, you must have Xamarin Studio or Visual Studio with the Xamarin Studio up and running. Then, create a new project named UsingRessources for experiencing ...

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