Customizing the user interface


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Customizing the user interface

In addition to creating full-screen apps, some browsers provide finer control over some of their user interface behavior. For example, you can turn on and off the detection of data in a page, like phone numbers. You can customize how links are highlighted when the user taps on them. You can change the browser's behavior when links are tapped and held. And you can even control how the user is allowed to select page content. So the way that you do this is by specifying certain tags and settings inside the page's head section.

So for example, to turn off data detection, you simply specify a meta tag named format-detection and the content="telephone=no". This will prevent the browser, in this case the iPhone, from detecting phone numbers in your web pages and automatically putting links on them so that when the user taps on them, they can be dialed. If you don't want that behavior in your web app, you can turn it off. You can also control the color of link highlighting, ...

Customizing the user interface
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Customizing the user interface provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Joe Marini as part of the Mobile Web Design & Development Fundamentals

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