Framework

AssetsLibrary

Access the assets in a user’s media library.

Overview

You use the Assets Library framework to access the pictures and videos managed by the Photos application.

Topics

Classes

class ALAsset

An ALAsset object represents a photo or a video managed by the Photo application.

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class ALAssetRepresentation

An ALAssetRepresentation object encapsulates one of the representations of a given ALAsset object.

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class ALAssetsFilter

ALAssetsFilter encapsulates filtering criteria to be used when retrieving assets from a group.

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class ALAssetsGroup

An ALAssetsGroup object represents an ordered set of the assets managed by the Photos application. The order of the elements is the same as the user sees in the Photos application. An asset can belong to multiple assets groups.

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class ALAssetsLibrary

An instance of ALAssetsLibrary provides access to the videos and photos that are under the control of the Photos application.

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