How to customize SearchViewController

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11 Sep, 2013 10:28 PM

Is it possible to customize the UI of the SearchViewController? If so, would the best way to do this be to subclass the SearchViewController class and then create my own xib?


  1. 1 Posted by Nicolò on 12 Sep, 2013 09:10 AM

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    I guess it depends on the extent of customizations. Subclassing the controller and create its own xib is cleaner. You can also create a ReaderViewController subclass that will instantiate your search view controller subclass rather than the default one.

    Edit: be careful in overriding original methods, you should check if it is necessary to invoke the super implementation and write your method accordingly.

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