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Posts Tagged "Windows8"

Overriding ThemeResources in Windows 8.1 Apps

Windows 8.1 offers a new markup extension called ThemeResource, this allows for dynamic theming of your app at runtime. There is also a new RequestedTheme property on FrameworkElement, which allows for retargeting specific islands of content. I was working on a sample today and wanted to write a short post to show how to put this all together with the combination of ThemeDictionaries to create a dynamic app.