Posts Tagged ‘Tricks’

Expand and collapse UITableViewCells

Thursday, November 12th, 2009

Displaying a details view to show data after the user selects something from a table on the iPhone is pretty much the standard and it sure is useful in many cases. Fact is that it’s not always the fastest or correct way of showing details, specially if the amount of details left to show is […]

UISearchBar Tricks – Showing The Cancel And The Scope Bar Only When Editing

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

While working on a particular UISearchBar I ran into 2 little problems, both easy to fix but I thought of posting them in case someone is stuck. What I needed was to make the cancel button and the scope bar to be displayed only while editing. I believe that this should be a pretty common […]

Mac OS X Tip – Type Or Edit Path In Finder

Sunday, June 28th, 2009

Sometimes I just want to type a path in Finder, or maybe paste it from somewhere. It can be painful slow to track the right folders 1 by 1. Surprisingly, its difficult to find this little trick via a web search, it seems everyone if focused of displaying the current path at the finder windows […]