UX / Design

W15 Learning to Live without Data Grids in Windows 10


3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Billy Hollis

XAML Slinger

The bad news is that Windows 10 has no data grid built into the basic control set. The good news is that you probably don't need one. In this session, you'll see various alternatives to traditional data grid designs, and learn how to design and built them using XAML on the Universal Windows Platform.

You'll learn:

  • Why the Universal Windows Platform doesn't have a native data grid control
  • A variety of potential designs that can replace data grids
  • Advanced data templating techniques needed to create superior alternatives to data grid UX