Tag: Tab bar

Customizing Tab Bar Controller Icons.

One of the more perplexing parts of using tab bar controllers is customizing tabs. If you understand some of the properties of an image, You can do some major customization. Download the example file. If you open the main storyboard you’ll see three view… Continue Reading “Customizing Tab Bar Controller Icons.”

Tab Bar Controllers in Xcode 8 Storyboards

In this lesson, we’ll take a look at tab bar controllers and how to add them in the storyboard.  For more on implementing them completely in code see Swift Swift: Using Tab Bar Controllers in Swift. For more on data sharing once set up… Continue Reading “Tab Bar Controllers in Xcode 8 Storyboards”

Swift Swift Tutorials: Passing Data in Tab Bar Controllers

[Updated for Swift 2.0/iOS9 9/21/15 SJL] While you can delegate between view controllers in tab bar controllers, it’s debatable if you want to. Tab bar controllers can break down MVC in cases. On one hand Apps with tab bar controllers have independent view controllers… Continue Reading “Swift Swift Tutorials: Passing Data in Tab Bar Controllers”

Tab Bar Controllers in Storyboards

[Updated to Swift 2.0/iOS9 9/21/15 SJL] While Navigation controllers often have the limelight when it comes to Xcode controllers, Tab Bar controllers are great for independent tasks in the same app or for different ways of working with the same model. In this lesson,… Continue Reading “Tab Bar Controllers in Storyboards”