How To Set Up Windows Machine For Xamarin

In this article, we will talk about how to setup windows machine for Xamarin.

Introduction:

In previous article, we talked about how Xamarin can help us to build cross platform mobile applications using C#. Now in this article, we will setup our windows machine for Xamarin. Using Xamarin on windows machine, we can develop apps for Android and Windows Phone only. In this article, our main focus will be on getting Xamarin with Android SDK installed. So let`s get started.

Xamarin is included in every edition of Visual Studio including the Visual Studio Community Edition. If you don`t have Visual Studio 2015 already installed on your machine, then you can download the free Visual Studio Community Edition from Visual Studio Website.

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What is Xamarin?

In this article, we will talk about what is Xamarin and how it can help us to develop cross platform mobile application with C# using Xamarin platform. So let`s get started.

Introduction:

In mobile world, there are three major platforms: Android, IOS and Windows. One approach to build a mobile app to support all three platforms is to create a separate app using Java for Android, Objective-C for IOS and C# for windows phone application. This approach is also called as Silo`d approach.

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