Xamarin.Forms Web Service Tutorial

In this tutorial, you learn how to:

  • Use the NuGet Package Manager to add Newtonsoft.Json to a Xamarin.Forms project.
  • Create the web service classes.
  • Consume the web service classes.


To complete this tutorial you should have Visual Studio 2017 (latest release), with the Mobile development with .NET workload installed. In addition, you will require a paired Mac to build the tutorial application on iOS. For information about installing the Xamarin platform, see Installing Xamarin. For information about connecting Visual Studio 2017 to a Mac build host, see Pair to Mac for Xamarin.iOS development.

Before attempting this tutorial, you should have successfully completed the: