This sample demonstrates how to use grouping with the GridView and SemanticZoom controls.

Specifically, this sample covers:

This sample is written in XAML. For the HTML version, see the ListView grouping and SemanticZoom sample (HTML) and the SemanticZoom and custom controls sample (HTML).

To obtain an evaluation copy of Windows 8.1, go to Windows 8.1.

To obtain an evaluation copy of Microsoft Visual Studio 2013, go to Visual Studio 2013.

Note  For Windows 8 app samples, download the Windows 8 app samples pack. The samples in the Windows 8 app samples pack will build and run only on Microsoft Visual Studio 2012.

Related topics

Roadmap for C# and Visual Basic
Windows 8 app samples
Quickstart: adding ListView and GridView controls
QuickStart: Adding SemanticZoom controls

Operating system requirements

Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012 R2

Build the sample

  1. Start Visual Studio 2013 and select File > Open > Project/Solution.
  2. Go to the directory in which you unzipped the sample. Go to the directory named for the sample, and double-click the Microsoft Visual Studio Solution (.sln) file.
  3. Press F7 or use Build > Build Solution to build the sample.

Run the sample

To debug the app and then run it, press F5 or use Debug > Start Debugging. To run the app without debugging, press Ctrl+F5 or use Debug > Start Without Debugging.