Tag: Table view

Custom Table View Cells in Swift 3

In iOS you are limited to two labels and an image for one of the standard table view cell styles. You might want more custom cells than this. You are not alone with  other developers including, Instagram, Twitter, Feedly and even Apple often using more than…

Introducing Table Views in Swift 3

Table views on any mobile platform are the workhorse of any application. To be a good developer you need  to make table views easily. Tables in iOS  use the UITableView class to do so. This is a very powerful class with many features to…

How to Make Drill-Down Tables in Swift

Table views are a lot like potato chips: You can’t have just one. Often, table views relate to each other in what is often referred to as a drill-down. Drill downs typically take the selected data and provide another list in a table about…

Swift Swift: Making Colorful Table views

Sometimes you’d like to make a colorful table.  Here’s a technique to do that when configuring a table view cell. It uses the HSB UIColor methods, so if you are not familiar with them, check out my post on HSB color here. Make a…

Create Dynamic and Static Table Views in Swift 3

In an early post on this site, I wrote a table view tutorial. I decided to update that tutorial a bit for The Swift Swift View Controllers Book and add a bit more sophistication and depth. This tutorial deep dives in the subject. Both will…

The Swift Swift Tutorial: How to Use UITableView in Swift

[Converted to to Swift 2.0/iOS9 9/28/15 SJL] The workhorse control in iOS is the table view. With both a delegate and data source it is powerful, flexible and can get a bit complicated. In this lesson, we will add a table view controller between…