Bug 38124 - Setting SelectedBackgroundView is ignored when CachingStrategy="RecycleElement"
Summary: Setting SelectedBackgroundView is ignored when CachingStrategy="RecycleElement"
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 2.0.0
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-01-28 12:49 UTC by Mike Chidsey
Modified: 2017-06-28 07:59 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

Tags: ListView RecycleElement iOS ac
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

Repro (20.64 KB, application/x-zip-compressed)
2017-06-19 21:50 UTC, Samantha Houts [MSFT]

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Description Mike Chidsey 2016-01-28 12:49:44 UTC
In trying to implement a custom background color for selected list items I found that if the caching strategy is RecycleElement the settings are ignored.  Changing the CachingStrategy back to RetainElements makes it work as expected.

I'm using code similar to this:
Comment 1 Rui Marinho 2016-12-20 19:45:41 UTC
Thank you for taking the time to submit the bug. We tried to reproduce the issue you reported but were unable given the description. If you could please attach a reproduction to the bug by starting with a clean Xamarin.Forms project and adding just the code necessary to demonstrate the issue, we would very much appreciate it.  

For your convenience, we have created some reproduction best practices viewable here: https://gist.github.com/jassmith/92405c300e54a01dcc6d  

Warm regards, 

Xamarin Forms Team
Comment 2 eusebiu.marcu 2017-02-01 15:02:37 UTC
Here's a sample project:
Comment 3 Chris King 2017-06-19 17:21:20 UTC
Assigned to you as you were last to request additional info.
Comment 4 Samantha Houts [MSFT] 2017-06-19 21:50:24 UTC
Created attachment 22982 [details]

Rehosting reproduction for convenience.
Comment 5 Samantha Houts [MSFT] 2017-06-19 22:00:27 UTC
Issue still present as of latest stable.
Comment 6 Samantha Houts [MSFT] 2017-06-19 22:04:21 UTC
Oops, forgot to set status to Confirmed :)