DebugRainbows for .NET MAUI now available!

DebugRainbows for .NET MAUI now available!

After what seems to have been an eternity of me procrastinating, it’s finally time for the comeback of a true debugging superhero - DebugRainbows! 🦸‍♂️ In essence it’s a fairly simple NuGet package. Maybe one you didn’t even know you needed. But if you’ve ever found yourself wrestling with XAML layouts, scratching your head over elusive UI elements, or resorting to colorful backgrounds just to understand your layout, then read on because DebugRainbows is about to become your new best friend!

What’s this all about?

Have you ever spent hours tweaking your XAML only to find out that your UI doesn’t quite match your expectations? Ever found yourself setting bizarre background colors on elements just to debug your layouting issues? Yeah, we’ve all been there. But fear not, because DebugRainbows is here to save the day! This nifty little NuGet package adds a burst of color to your .NET MAUI development process, making it a breeze to fix problems with your UI layout.

So, what’s in the box?

With DebugRainbows, you get:

  • Rainbow-colored Debug Mode: DebugRainbows instantly adds colorful backgrounds to your ContentPages, giving you a crystal-clear view of your UI layout and the screen real-estate that your elements take up.

  • Customizable Visual Grid: Need to fine-tune your alignment? You can overlay a customizable visual grid onto your page, helping you identify areas that might not be adhering to your layout constraints. It’s like having a digital ruler right at your fingertips!

How to get started

Getting started with DebugRainbows is as easy as pie! Simply follow these steps:

  1. Install the NuGet Package: You can grab DebugRainbows from NuGet using your preferred method, whether it’s the dotnet CLI or the NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio.

  2. Register DebugRainbows: Once you’ve installed the package, register DebugRainbows with the MauiAppBuilder. Don’t worry, it’s just a one-liner: .UseDebugRainbows()!

  3. Marvel at the Magic: Sit back, relax, and watch as DebugRainbows works its colorful magic on your UI. With rainbow-colored debug modes and a customizable visual grid at your disposal, debugging XAML has never been more fun!

And there you have it - the return of DebugRainbows! Say goodbye to the days of dull debugging routines and hello to a world of vibrant insights. With rainbow-colored debug modes and a customizable visual grid at your disposal, debugging XAML has never been more accessible or enjoyable. So why not give it a try? 🌈

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