Human Interface Guidelines

The HIG contains guidance and best practices that can help you design a great experience for any Apple platform.

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Foundations

Understand how fundamental design elements help you create rich experiences.

Foundations

Patterns

Get design guidance for enabling common user actions, tasks, and experiences.

Patterns

Components

Learn how to use and customize system-defined components to give people a familiar and consistent experience.

Components

Inputs

Learn about inputs methods such as keyboards, touch gestures, mouse and more.

Inputs

Platforms

Create an app or game that feels at home on every platform you support.

Platforms

Technologies

Make use of system capabilities and APIs to enhance your experiences.

Technologies