Join Todd Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating an Xcode project, part of Programming for Non-Programmers: iOS 7.
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…With Xcode installed, I'm going to launch it from the Dock.…You can add Xcode to your Dock by dragging the icon from your Applications folder.…When Xcode launches, you'll see the welcome screen.…Through this window, you can quickly create a…new Xcode project, or open a recent project.…I'm going to click to create a new Xcode project.…Once I click the Add button, I'm asked to choose a template for my project.…You'll see on the left side that there are iOS and OS X templates.…
Each category of templates has a few different groups.…Under iOS Application, I'm going to choose Single View Application and click Next.…Here I'm asked to enter a few options for my project.…I'm going to enter the product name Example.…You can, of course, change this later if you want to.…For the organization name I put my name, and for…the company identifier, I used the name of my website.…For devices I have iPhone selected and I'm going to click Next.…Then I'm asked to choose a place to save…the project, I'm going to save this on the Desktop.…
If you find you'd like to learn more, see iOS App Development Essential Training, Foundations of Programming: Fundamentals, or any of the other programming courses in our library.
- Installing Xcode
- Creating an Xcode project
- Configuring the iOS Simulator
- Understanding variables
- Connecting visual objects to variables
- Understanding functions, methods, and selectors
- Connecting a button to a function
- Using conditional statements
- Setting up the user interface
- Connecting code elements to build an app