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How to add suggestion list in Autocomplete?

Platform: Xamarin.Forms |
Control: SfAutoComplete |
Published Date: August 31, 2016 |
Last Revised Date: August 31, 2016

To add suggestion list in AutoComplete, follow the given steps:

Step 1: Create AutoComplete sample and include the necessary source files.

Step 2: Create an instance for AutoComplete.

Step 3: Create an instance for List and populate it using Add() function.

Step 4: Then assign the populated list to AutoComplete’s AutoCompleSource property.

public partial class AutoCompletePage : ContentPage
        SfAutoComplete autoComplete;
        public AutoCompletePage()

            autoComplete = new SfAutoComplete();
            autoComplete.MaximumDropDownHeight = 200;
            autoComplete.Watermark = "Enter Text";

            List<string> list = new List<string>();
            list.Add("United Arab Emirates");
            list.Add("United Kingdom");
            list.Add("United States");

            autoComplete.AutoCompleteSource = list;

            StackLayout stack = new StackLayout();
            stack.Padding = new Thickness(20, 100);
            this.Content = stack;




The following screenshot tells us how to add suggestion list in autocomplete:

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