Bug 47548 - There is no way to skip adding status bar underlay on AppCompat
Summary: There is no way to skip adding status bar underlay on AppCompat
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 2.3.3
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
: 58120 ()
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-11-20 10:22 UTC by adrianknight89
Modified: 2017-07-13 14:43 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Tags: AC
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description adrianknight89 2016-11-20 10:22:42 UTC
AppCompat hard-codes an underlay view that occupies as much space as the status bar. This makes it impossible to draw status bar controls on user views.
Comment 1 Samantha Houts [MSFT] 2017-02-21 19:54:35 UTC
Comment 2 Jimmy [MSFT] 2017-07-13 14:43:55 UTC
*** Bug 58120 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***