Bug 28381 - button border color
Summary: button border color
Status: RESOLVED NOT_ON_ROADMAP
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Forms ()
Version: 1.4.1
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2015-03-24 15:48 UTC by Alessandro
Modified: 2015-03-26 17:41 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Alessandro 2015-03-24 15:48:14 UTC
I would like to change button border color, but I'm not able.

buttonLogin.BorderColor = Color.Red; does nothing.

Also if I have
			buttonLogin.BorderColor = Color.Red;
			buttonLogin.BorderWidth = 10;
it does nothing
Comment 1 Ram Chandra 2015-03-25 06:06:31 UTC
I have checked this issue and I am able to reproduce this issue.

Steps I followed:

1. Create Xamarin.Forms 
2. Create a button and set it's background color. 
    new Button{
                    Text="This is test",
                    BorderColor=Color.Red,
    }

3. Build and deploy app on Android and iOS device.

Observation: I observed that when I apply the BorderColor to the Button, it doesn't show the border color. I am getting this issue for both android and iOS project. However it is working fine on windows phone

Screencast(Android- Not Working): http://www.screencast.com/t/5f3P41KAS7
Screencast( iOS: Notworking ) : http://www.screencast.com/t/UiFn3QoI
Screencast (Windows: Working):  http://www.screencast.com/t/XznChbvh

Build Output :https://gist.github.com/Udham1/116082b22937cd51622c
IDE logs: https://gist.github.com/Udham1/56d785a97c90d5110a17

Please let me know if I can provide more info to this issue.

Environment Info:

Xamarin.Forms: 1.4.1.6347-pre2


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Comment 2 Jason Smith [MSFT] 2015-03-26 17:41:47 UTC
You must set a non-zero border width and on android you must also set a background color (even if it is transparent).