Xamarin.FormsCreating custom controls


Introduction

Every Xamarin.Forms view has an accompanying renderer for each platform that creates an instance of a native control. When a View is rendered on the specific platform the ViewRenderer class is instantiated.

The process for doing this is as follows:

Create a Xamarin.Forms custom control.

Consume the custom control from Xamarin.Forms.

Create the custom renderer for the control on each platform.