Instance Property


A Boolean value that determines whether the back button is hidden.


@property(nonatomic, assign) BOOL hidesBackButton;


When set to YES, the back button is hidden when this navigation item is the top item. This is true regardless of the value in the leftItemsSupplementBackButton property. When set to NO, the back button is shown if it is still present. (It can be replaced by values in either the leftBarButtonItem or leftBarButtonItems properties.) The default value is NO.

See Also

Getting and Setting Properties


A single line of text displayed at the top of the navigation bar.


The bar button item to use when a back button is needed on the navigation bar.

- setHidesBackButton:animated:

Sets whether the back button is hidden, optionally animating the transition.


A Boolean value indicating whether the left items are displayed in addition to the back button.