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Mac Application Development For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-118-03222-0
416 pages
October 2011
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Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started on Macintosh Apps 7

Chapter 1: Gathering What You Need to Develop Mac Apps 9

Chapter 2: Mac OS X Coding with Xcode 39

Chapter 3: Giving Your App Something to Do 63

Chapter 4: Objective-C and Cocoa Applications 87

Part II: A View to an App 115

Chapter 5: Using Interface Builder to Lay Out Your Views 117

Chapter 6: Controlling Your Windows and Views 147

Chapter 7: Drawing Advanced Views 177

Part III: Focus on the User 207

Chapter 8: Maintaining Your Users' Data 209

Chapter 9: Working in the Background 251

Chapter 10: Printing Your User’s Data 283

Part IV: Polishing and Supporting Your App 303

Chapter 11: Debugging Your App 305

Chapter 12: Putting On the Finishing Touches 337

Part V: The Part of Tens 367

Chapter 13: Ten Useful Apple Sample Apps 369

Chapter 14: Ten Macintosh Development Tips 377

Index 387

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