Join Todd Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating the Xcode project, part of Building a Note-Taking App for iOS 7.
…When you launch Xcode you'll see the welcome screen.…This screen enables you to go quickly a recent…project if you have any, and of course I don't…right now, or you can create a new project…quickly by clicking the create a new Xcode project button.…So I'm going to click that and when I do I'm taken…to a screen that asks me to choose a template for my project.…And they're grouped under iOS and OSX.…So under iOS, I'm going to choose Application…and then I'm going to click Master Detail Application.…So now, I'll click Next, and here, I'm asked to put in a product name.…
So I'll type Plain Old Notes.…And then you can enter an organization name.…Add a company identifier, and then you choose under devices, choose iPhone.…Note that you can choose iPad or…Universal, which applies to both iPhone and iPad.…For this course, we're only going to use iPhone.…So do that and then click next.…Here, I'm going to save the file into my exercise…files folder in chapter three, and then I'll click create.…The project is then created and I'm taken into the main Xcode interface.…
These courses take you through building a complete mobile app from scratch; this installment uses the iOS SDK and Xcode to get the job done. Author Todd Perkins shows you how to create an Xcode project, lay out apps visually, connect UI elements to code, and save data to persistent storage. Start here, and compare and contrast your results with the other courses to learn about the differences and similarities of the platforms.
- Previewing the note-taking app's features
- Creating the Xcode project
- Using local data storage
- Creating a data class
- Saving data to a file
- Understanding screens and storyboards
- Creating and editing notes
- Controlling note display in a table view
- Deleting notes