Instance Method

popToViewController:animated:

Pops view controllers until the specified view controller is at the top of the navigation stack.

Declaration

- (NSArray<__kindof UIViewController *> *)popToViewController:(UIViewController *)viewController animated:(BOOL)animated;

Parameters

viewController

The view controller that you want to be at the top of the stack. This view controller must currently be on the navigation stack.

animated

Set this value to YES to animate the transition. Pass NO if you are setting up a navigation controller before its view is displayed.

Return Value

An array containing the view controllers that were popped from the stack.

Discussion

For information on how the navigation bar is updated, see Updating the Navigation Bar.

See Also

Pushing and Popping Stack Items

- pushViewController:animated:

Pushes a view controller onto the receiver’s stack and updates the display.

- popViewControllerAnimated:

Pops the top view controller from the navigation stack and updates the display.

- popToRootViewControllerAnimated:

Pops all the view controllers on the stack except the root view controller and updates the display.

interactivePopGestureRecognizer

The gesture recognizer responsible for popping the top view controller off the navigation stack.

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