watchOS

Build apps for Apple Watch with Xamarin

Check out the Introduction to watchOS 3, which is currently available in the Xamarin stable channel as a "Preview" release.

Getting Started

User Interface Controls

Brief overview of the controls included in the Watch Kit Catalog sample app, including the image, table, and menu controls.

Platform Features

How to include watchOS-specific features like Notifications, Complications, and Glances into watch apps.

Working with...

Working with different aspects of the watchOS API, including the parent application, icons, layout, navigation, screen sizes, settings, and text input.

Deployment

Checlist and instructions to deploy Apple Watch apps test devices, and to the App Store.

Advanced Topics

Known issues and workarounds.

API Documentation

Class and method coverage of the Watch Kit API.

Xamarin Workbook

If it's not already installed, install the Xamarin Workbooks app first. The workbook file should download automatically, but if it doesn't, just click to start the workbook download manually.