Using Auto Layout in Xcode 5

Using Auto Layout in Xcode 5

Auto Layout is a constraint-based layout system introduced in iOS 6. Auto Layout is needed because of the different screen sizes of the apple devices, as it is almost impossible to manually create the user interface per device. In Xcode 4, it was very hard using Auto Layout in Interface Builder because Xcode tried too hard to 'help' the developer. Luckily in Xcode 5 Apple has greatly improved and the Auto Layout features in Interface Builder. In this tutorial, we will take a look of the basic features using Auto Layout in Xcode 5.

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iOS 7 Views - Setting Tint Color

iOS 7 Views - Setting Tint Color

The tintColor property is used to render UI elements into the same color. In iOS7 the tintcolor property is part of UIView, which means the same tintColor will be applied trough the app. The tintcolor will be inherited from the parent view, unless explicitly set in the current view. In this tutorial we will show the effects of changing tintcolors.

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