Syncfusion Xamarin.Forms SfDataGrid – Binding to List<Dictionary<,>>

corresponding syncfusion forums post Binding to Collection<Dictionary<,>> can be accomplished but doesn’t appear to be well documented… this WPF SfDataGrid doc gave the clue. The basic trick is to set the SfDataGrid’s column.MappingName = “Fields[FieldName]”; where Fields is a Dictionary property on your DictionaryWrapper class. I couldn’t get List<Dictionary<string, object>> working directly without the wrapper […]

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Android Emulator Nuggets

Installing Google Play This worked very nicely minimally for Android v7.1.1 “with Google APIs”… Need to launch emulator.exe with -writable-system -selinux permissive args grab the version of OpenGapps you want Basically follow this guide but stop at “Restarting and Creating another Image” Then adb root & adb remount and I found that I just needed […]

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[SOLVED] Xamarin Forms iOS build error: An inconsistency between the local app and the remote build has been detected for _____. Please rebuild the application and try again.

there’s tons of hits on this but for me it seems to somehow be a “corrupt” solution file… solution == new solution ; ) i spun up a new xam cross platform project solution and simply readded my existing PCL and iOS projects from the broken solution and it built and deployed to simulator just […]

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ASP.Net Controller API nuggets

Write Directly to Response Stream Stack-o basically covers this already but kinda danced around how minimal the code can really be for the basic scenario…

in my experience, the ContentType wasn’t even necessary but it feels like good practice here i’m using a database layer represented by my own custom Proc class… which is […]

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Kendo UI Nuggets

Grid doesn’t like spaces in dataSource field names (I happen to be subscribing to KnockoutJS observable here to receive data feed but that naturally depends on your framework of choice.) Typical Kendo JS error: invalid template Particularly note the way the columns property is generated.

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