Menus can be used to build user interfaces, or UIs. This video shows how to get menus into your apps and how to use them in your Cocoa and macOS development.
- [Narrator] Let's say you want…to add a menu item to your application…or customize an existing menu item…to run a particular method in your code.…So here I have my blank application…from a template that I created…and I'm going to drag out a label.…So I'll filter for our label in the object library…and then just drag and drop one right onto the screen.…So there's our label and what I want to do…is change that label using a menu command.…What I'm going to do is search in the object library…for a menu, so type in menu…and you're going to see a menu.…
You actually don't want the main menu,…you want to get Menu Items and Sub Menu menu items.…Now the Sub Menu menu items are these here…like File, Edit, Format,…so we're going to get one of those first.…So I'm going to drag that right into my menu,…you can of course drag it wherever you want,…you see that little line that is showing you…where you're going to drop it.…So I'm going to drop it right here…and then to change what the menu's name is,…you can just double click it,…
- Installing your development tools
- Working with Xcode and the MVC pattern
- Creating basic interactions
- Creating delegate classes
- Building a user interface
- Laying out the UI
- Working with data and table views
- Binding data objects to the UI
- Debugging your app
- Distributing the app
Skill Level Beginner
1. Get Started
2. Core Cocoa Skills
4. Create User Interfaces
5. Arrange User Interfaces
6. Use Data Controls
7. Debug and Troubleshoot
8. Distribute an Application
9. Finishing Touches
Create full screen apps1m 51s
Next steps1m 21s
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