Class

UITabBarAppearance

An object for customizing the appearance of a tab bar.

Declaration

@interface UITabBarAppearance : UIBarAppearance

Overview

After creating a UITabBarAppearance object, use the methods and properties of this class to specify the appearance of items in the tab bar. Use the inherited properties from UIBarAppearance to configure the background and shadow attributes of the tab bar itself.

Topics

Configuring Stacked Item Appearances

stackedLayoutAppearance

The appearance attributes for items with a stacked layout.

stackedItemPositioning

The scheme to use when positioning stacked items within the tab bar.

stackedItemSpacing

The amount of space to insert between stacked tab bar items.

stackedItemWidth

The width of stacked items in the tab bar.

Configuring Inline Item Appearances

inlineLayoutAppearance

The appearance attributes for items displayed with an inline style.

compactInlineLayoutAppearance

The appearance attributes for items displayed with an inline style in a compact environment.

Specifying the Selection Appearance

selectionIndicatorTintColor

The tint color to apply to the selection indicator image.

selectionIndicatorImage

The image to draw for the selected item.

Relationships

Inherits From

See Also

Tab Bar Appearance

UITabBarItemAppearance

An object for customizing the appearance of tab bar items.

UITabBarItemStateAppearance

A data object containing the specific customizations for tab bar items in a particular state.