ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton 1.0.0

.NET Standard 2.0
NuGet\Install-Package ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton -Version 1.0.0
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
dotnet add package ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton --version 1.0.0
<PackageReference Include="ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton" Version="1.0.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton --version 1.0.0
#r "nuget: ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton, 1.0.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton&version=1.0.0

// Install ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton&version=1.0.0


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FloatingActionButton (FAB) with custom shadow (Color, Offset, Blur) and custom Animation Easing (Show, Hide) for Xamarin.Forms view (Android, iOS, UWP)

Supported platforms
✔️ Android
✔️ iOS
✔️ UWP


Getting Started:


After installation, start using the features you're after.

If you're using XAML, you can add this namespace to your root node to get access to the FAB: xmlns:fab="clr-namespace:ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton.Controls;assembly=ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton".

  Style="{StaticResource RoundFAB}"
  Command="{Binding NewItemCommandAsync}"		

Sample Style (same as Button)

<Style x:Key="RoundFAB" TargetType="fab:FloatingActionButton">
    <Setter Property="TextColor" Value="White"></Setter>
    <Setter Property="FontSize" Value="30"></Setter>
    <Setter Property="WidthRequest" Value="56"></Setter>
    <Setter Property="HeightRequest" Value="56"></Setter>
    <Setter Property="CornerRadius" Value="28"></Setter>

<Style TargetType="fab:FloatingActionButton">
    <Setter Property="VisualStateManager.VisualStateGroups">
            <VisualStateGroup x:Name="CommonStates">
                <VisualState x:Name="Normal">
                        <Setter Property="BackgroundColor" Value="{StaticResource Primary}" />
                <VisualState x:Name="Disabled">
                        <Setter Property="BackgroundColor" Value="#332196F3" />


Grab the latest ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton NuGet package and install in your solution.

Install-Package ThunderDesign.Xamarin.Forms.FloatingActionButton

Use the -version option to specify an older version to install.


  • Android
    • You will need to add the NuGet package to your .NET Standard library project
  • iOS
    • Important: You will need to add the NuGet package to both your .NET Standard library project and your platform-dependent iOS project.

    • modify AppDelegate.cs and add Sharpnado.Shades.iOS.iOSShadowsRenderer.Initialize();

      public override bool FinishedLaunching(UIApplication app, NSDictionary options)
          LoadApplication(new App());
  • UWM
    • Important: You will need to add the NuGet package to both your .NET Standard library project and your platform-dependent UWM project.

    • modify App.xaml.cs and add var rendererAssemblies = new[] { typeof(UWPShadowsRenderer).GetTypeInfo().Assembly };

      protected override void OnLaunched(LaunchActivatedEventArgs e)
          var rendererAssemblies = new[] { typeof(UWPShadowsRenderer).GetTypeInfo().Assembly }; 


(TIP: Clone repo, open the solution, build it and run sample app.)

Please Contribute!

This is an open source project that welcomes contributions/suggestions/bug reports from those who use it. If you have any ideas on how to improve the library, please post an issue here on GitHub. Please check out the How to Contribute.

Product Versions
.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
MonoAndroid monoandroid
MonoMac monomac
MonoTouch monotouch
Tizen tizen40 tizen60
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos
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1.0.0 96 3/7/2022