SQL Server administration and T-SQL development, Web Programming with ASP.NET, HTML5 and Javascript, Windows Phone 8 app development, SAP Smartforms and ABAP Programming, Windows 7, Visual Studio and MS Office software Kodyaz Development Resources
Development resources, articles, tutorials, code samples and tools and downloads for ASP.Net, SQL Server, R Script, Windows, Windows Phone, AWS, SAP HANA and ABAP, like SAP UI5, Screen Personas, etc.

Windows 10 Games

Microsoft Games on Windows 8 and Windows 10

Set Image Source Property in Windows Phone App Project

If you are using Image control on your Windows Phone 8 app pages, you can set Image.Source property using ImageSourceConverter class and its ConvertFromString method. In this Visual Studio 2012 Windows Phone app programming tutorial, I'll show how to set source of image control using VB.NET code where the image is placed on MainPage.xaml at design time.

Use ImageSourceConverter in Windows Phone 8 App Code Behind

Assume that I have an image control named "image" placed on page .xaml design code as follows.

<Image x:Name="image" HorizontalAlignment="Center" Margin="100,0,0,0" VerticalAlignment="Bottom" Width="100" />

Now let's set .XAML Image Source value using VB.NET. In VB.NET code behind of this Windows Phone 8 app page, use following ImageSourceConverter class and ConvertFromString method code to set Image.Source property of this image control to a relative URL pointing to an image within the app project assets.

Dim imagesource As String = "/assets/images/samplephoto.png"

Dim imagesourceconverter As New ImageSourceConverter()
image.Source = imagesourceconverter.ConvertFromString(imagesource)

Here is a sample of the output where a dummy image is displayed at the bottom of the Windows Phone app page. Using Visual Studio 2012 WP8 development IDE, we have set image source property of the XAML Image control placed on page at design time. When we run the app the image we want is displayed.

set source of image control programatically ImageSourceConverter and ConvertFromString
Set source of an Image control programatically using ImageSourceConverter class and ConvertFromString method

Windows Phone 8

80070020 Error while Downloading App from Windows Phone Market

WP8 App Development

Windows Phone SDK

Register Phone

WP8 App Download Count

Windows Phone App

Windows Phone Launchers

WP8 Accent Colors

LaunchUriAsync URI Scheme

WP8 Kid's Corner

WP8 Features

Nokia Lumia 920

Windows 8

Windows 8 Tutorials

Windows 8 Download

Install Windows 8

Windows 8 Product Key

Windows 8 Tips

Windows 8 Games

Windows 8 tablet

Microsoft Surface

Samsung Slate 7

Asus Taichi

Windows 8 Phones

Nokia Lumia 920

Windows Phone 8 App Development

Register Phone

Windows Phone 8 Features

Microsoft Windows 8 Downloads, tutorials, guides and how-to documents

Microsoft Windows 8 Download
Save Windows Phone Screen using Screen Recorder
How to Create Flip Tile Programmatically in Windows Phone 8 App
How to Create Cycle Tile Programmatically in Windows Phone 8 App
New Windows Phone 8 Features
Download Windows Phone SDK 8 for Visual Studio 2012 and Windows Phone Emulator
Add Search Providers like Google Search Provider to Internet Explorer 10 IE10
Enable and Configure Kid's Corner on Windows Phone 8 Smartphones
How to Change Windows Phone 8 Broadcast Name
How to Change Windows Phone 8 Device Name
Download Windows Phone App for Windows 8
Windows Phone 8 App Development: A Quick Start Guide
Search for an App on Windows 8 App Store
Reinstall App Store for whom Removed Windows App Store
Create Picture Password for Windows 8 User
Windows 8 Tips - Windows 8 Close App
Group and Name Windows 8 Tiles on Start Screen
Learning Windows 8 Diary - What I learnt today
Windows 8 Installation Stuck at Getting Devices Ready
Rate Windows 8 Performance using Windows Experience Index
Windows 8 File Explorer aka Windows 8 Explorer
Pin Program to Taskbar using Windows 8 Pin to Taskbar option
How to Change Windows 8 Language
Windows 8 Wallpapers
How to Shutdown Windows 8
Windows 8 App Development using Visual Studio 11 Express
Windows 8 Installation (Windows Consumer Preview)
Install Windows 8 on Virtual Machine Oracle Virtual Box Configuration
Windows 8 Screenshots from Windows Consumer Preview Beta
Windows 8 Product Key to for Windows Consumer Preview Setup
Windows 8 Installation Compatibility Advisor Report
Tweet@rama Windows 8 Application for Twitter
Microsoft Windows 8 Activation using Desktop Control Panel
Windows 8 Product Key to Reinstall Windows 8
Change Screen Resolution in Windows 8 for Metro-Style Applications
How to Install Windows 8 - Installation Screenshots
New Windows Task Manager in Windows 8
Windows 8 Startup Repair with System Restore
How to Change Windows 8 User Account Picture
Windows 8 Tips and Tricks
Windows 8 Setup Error: HAL_INITIALIZATION FAILED. Your PC ran into a problem that it couldn’t handle, and now it needs to restart.
Windows 8 Games
Windows 8 with Windows 8 Xtreme

Copyright © 2004 - 2020 Eralper YILMAZ. All rights reserved.
Community Server by Telligent Systems