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Johann Dowa

Tutorial: Getting Started With Building Custom iOS UI Controls With Objective-C

If you’ve been to this site before than you probably know that I often mention exceptional UI controls.

Here’s a tutorial submitted by Yari D’areglia outlining how to get started with building iOS UI controls.  In the tutorial you’ll build a great looking custom angle selector control.

The topics covered include:

– Creating A UIControl
– Using Core Graphics to draw the control
– Tracking user interaction
– Using the control

Here’s an image from the tutorial showing the angle selector control that you’ll build:

Custom Control Tutorial


You can find the tutorial and example project over at the Think & Build site here.

A nice tutorial if you’re looking to get started on building some custom iOS UI controls.

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