Displaying Contact Image in Contacts Listing in Windows Phone 8

In this post we would see, how to display contact image in a contacts list.

A Contact entity does not have a property related to its image. But we have a public GetPicture() method that returns the image as Stream.

Let’s do some basic things here, on the Panel’s Load event we would assign the image’s Source with this stream.

As we discussed, we have subscribed to the Loaded of the StackPanel. Now in the code behind…

Now if we run the application, we could see the image of respective contact in the list.


Source Code: Click Here

Hope this post helps, thanks for reading.