[Xamarin Blog] - Adding View Effects in iOS 8

MichaelBluesteinMichaelBluestein Michael BluesteinUSForum Administrator, Moderator, Xamarin Team Xamurai
edited July 2014 in iOS

Just posted: Adding View Effects in iOS 8 on the Xamarin Blog.

Read the full article to learn how to add dynamic view effects in iOS 8.

Use this thread to discuss or ask questions.

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  • LuisReyesLuisReyes Luis Reyes USMember

    Is this only available for iOS8?

  • DannyCDannyC Danny Cabrera USMember ✭✭✭

    Very cool @MichaelBluestein‌ thanks for sharing the blog post.

  • MichaelBluesteinMichaelBluestein Michael Bluestein USForum Administrator, Moderator, Xamarin Team Xamurai

    @LuisReyes‌ Yes, it's an iOS 8 specific API

  • nodoidnodoid Paul Johnson GBMember, Beta ✭✭

    Cracking piece that Mike - thanks :)

  • MichaelBluesteinMichaelBluestein Michael Bluestein USForum Administrator, Moderator, Xamarin Team Xamurai

    @DannyC@nodoid thanks guys, glad you liked it

  • evan.stoddardevan.stoddard Evan Stoddard USMember
    edited July 2014

    I'm having a slight issue with obj-c. I subclassed UIVisualEffectView and when I add it as a subview there is no blur.

    blurView * blur = [[blurView alloc] initWithEffect:[UIBlurEffect effectWithStyle:UIBlurEffectStyleLight]];
    
    [self.view addSubview:blur.viewForBaslineLayout];
    
  • evan.stoddardevan.stoddard Evan Stoddard USMember

    Oops. Forgot to set the frame :)

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