How to use Converters in Windows phone app (Silverlight/WinRT)

ValueConverters can be used whenever we need to present data in an easy and controllable way such that it doesn’t interfere with other layers of the application. Converters are called by the Data Binding mechanism whenever binding actually occurs (for example, when a control is notified about the change in the underlying property).   ValueConverters […]

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How to create a Custom MessageBox in Windows phone application

CustomMessageBox is a new control inside the Windows phone toolkit which is exactly what it sounds like, a customizable, Windows Phone-UI compliant, easy to use message box offering the following features:   1. Native look & feel including font sizes, layout, alignment and animations 2. Ability to display full screen or to only consume as […]

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Adding app review reminder in Windows phone app without using rate my app toolkit

Reviews are key to your app achieving success. High ratings in the Windows Phone Store encourage new users to download your app. So there’s no harm in reminding your users to review your app.   I have just prepared a following code which can be useful to you and doesn’t require any toolkit or third […]

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