Xcode upgrade: PBXContainerItemProxy missing containerPortal key

the project icon which we see i.e projectname.xcodeproj, is actually a directory, you do this 1. in terminal do cd yourproject.xcodeproj2.ls3.vi project.pbxproj4. scroll down till /* Begin PBXContainerItemProxy section */5.there you will see all sections check for the section which is missing a portal key edit it and save it… Read more »

iOS6 attributed string usage code snippets

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  Fun starts Now   infoString=@”This is an example of Attributed String”; NSMutableAttributedString *attString=[[NSMutableAttributedString alloc] initWithString:infoString]; NSInteger _stringLength=[infoString length]; UIColor *_black=[UIColor blackColor]; UIFont *font=[UIFont fontWithName:@”Helvetica-Bold” size:30.0f]; [attString addAttribute:NSFontAttributeName value:font range:NSMakeRange(0, _stringLength)]; [attString addAttribute:NSForegroundColorAttributeName value:_black range:NSMakeRange(0, _stringLength)]; //——————————————————————————————– UIColor *_red=[UIColor redColor]; UIFont *font=[UIFont fontWithName:@”Helvetica-Bold” size:72.0f]; [attString addAttribute:NSFontAttributeName value:font range:NSMakeRange(0, _stringLength)]; [attString… Read more »

How to change the Alpha Of an image

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+ (UIImage *) setImage:(UIImage *)image withAlpha:(CGFloat)alpha{ // Create a pixel buffer in an easy to use format CGImageRef imageRef = [image CGImage]; NSUInteger width = CGImageGetWidth(imageRef); NSUInteger height = CGImageGetHeight(imageRef); CGColorSpaceRef colorSpace = CGColorSpaceCreateDeviceRGB(); UInt8 * m_PixelBuf = malloc(sizeof(UInt8) * height * width * 4); NSUInteger bytesPerPixel = 4; NSUInteger… Read more »

How to remove selected string between parenthesis in xcode

Hi if you got a string which contains comment between some special characters then you can use – (NSString *)stringFilter:(NSString *)targetString {          NSScanner *theScanner;     NSString *text = nil;          theScanner = [NSScanner scannerWithString: targetString];          while ([theScanner isAtEnd] ==… Read more »

Change Customize UITextfield placeholder text in XCode

HI to change the color of UITextfield placeholder text there are three approaches 1. Override the drawPlaceholderInRect:(CGRect)rect  – (void) drawPlaceholderInRect🙁CGRect)rect {     [[UIColor <your color>] setFill];     [[self placeholder] drawInRect:rect withFont:[UIFont systemFontOfSize:10]]; } 2.Access the private iVar(risky apple might not approve)     [self.password setValue:[UIColor colorWithRed:(160/255) green:(97/255) blue:(5/255) alpha:1]forKeyPath:@”_placeholderLabel.textColor”];   3.Its… Read more »