WP7 Navigation question

Dec 8, 2011 at 12:49 AM

Should OnNavigationCompleted be called on back navigation to my viewmodel?  It fires for the other navigation to it, just not when the user is navigating back.

Dec 8, 2011 at 7:41 AM

Good question. Doesn't the back raise the NavigationCompleted event?

Dec 8, 2011 at 11:16 AM

There is no new view model constructed when the back button is used. Actually, it re-uses the previous one (thus no events are called). Do you need this feature?

Dec 8, 2011 at 7:17 PM

I mostly need to know when that page has become "active" again.  I have a one that needs to restart a background timer for instance.  Is there another method I can look at for this if NavigationComplete is not the proper place?

Dec 9, 2011 at 9:03 AM

I have created a workitem: http://catel.codeplex.com/workitem/7046

Will probably be implemented today.

Dec 9, 2011 at 9:57 AM

Fixed!

You can download the latest beta here:

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/8455721/Catel%20beta.zip