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HowTo scale ListViews for external Screens (HDMI)

As you probably know, at the moment there's no way to use Cascades to design Pages for external Screens connected via HDMI cable or wireless using Miracast.


I've played something using scaling, resizing and repositioning and perhaps it will help you to use this technic as a workaround.


There's a Blog post: http://appbus.wordpress.com/2013/11/18/mobile-computing-scale-lists-for-2nd-screen-hdmi/

and a Git repositiory: https://github.com/ekke/cascades_lists_on_hdmi


To get a feeling what you can do:


Instead of mirroring the content from Device Screen:




it could look like this:




all automatically done when an external monitor is attached.


Have fun and if there are questions: that's the reason why I created this Thread here.

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