Update content between tabs

asked 2021-03-27T16:35:04.587+00:00
mrizoiwe98 66 Reputation points

Hello i am using a tabbed app and I have a button in one tab, and I'm not sure how to do it that when the user presses it I want to update content in another tab. I tried experimenting with binding but I couldn't figure it out.

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  1. answered 2021-03-29T02:27:35.72+00:00


    Welcome to Microsoft Q&A!

    You can simply use MessagingCenter, it is a publish-subscribe pattern, allowing message-based communication between components that are inconvenient to link by object and type references.

    Send in Button Click event

       private void Button_Clicked(object sender, EventArgs e)  
            MessagingCenter.Send<object>(this, "Hi");  

    Subscribe in another tab(page)

       public Page3()  
            MessagingCenter.Subscribe<object>(this, "Hi", (o) => {   
                        //do something  

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