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  • Tab Bar and icons

    I am trying to create tab bar and icons in footer. For that I am using Panel Navigator Tab Band. On click of each tab panel with different content will be opened. But some how I am not able to add image icons in the tab.

    I am looking something like below image. tabbar.jpg

    Tabs : Home, Search, feedback and Contact

  • #2
    Re: Tab Bar and icons

    Please see attached UX.

    This is not perfect, but knocked up in about 5 minutes and should get you started
    Attached Files

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    • #3
      Re: Tab Bar and icons

      You need to use a Button List control in the footer and define a sub-theme definition to make them appear exactly the way you want. Are you already familiar with how to add and activate Panel Cards?

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      • #4
        Re: Tab Bar and icons

        Thank you Dave, I am aware of adding Panel cards.
        But can we set the height of tab bar and its icon as per iOS apple Guidelines? Please let me know.

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        • #5
          Re: Tab Bar and icons

          Thanks Lance

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          • #6
            Re: Tab Bar and icons

            I just threw this together to show proof of concept. I used a Button List control with 5 randomly selected buttons and created a sub-theme definition for the Button List. I also had to override the iOSPanelTopFooter class to increase the height. I'm sure there are several ways to create exactly what you want. This is just one approach:

            NavButtons.JPG

            This is what I entered in the Local sub-theme definitions - CSS:

            Code:
            .iOSNavButton5 {
                 background: transparent;
                 border: none;
                 width: 20%;
                 padding: 0px;
                 margin: 0px;
                 font-size: 12px;
                 color: #ffffff
            }
            This is what I entered in the Local sub-theme definitions - Javascript:

            Code:
            {
            	buttonList: {
            		navigation5: {
            			button: {
            				className: 'iOSNavButton5',
            				firstClassName: '',
            				lastClassName: '',
            				middleClassName: '',
            				hoverClassName: '',
            				pressedClassName: '',
            				disabledClassName: ''
            			}
            		}
            	}	
            }

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            • #7
              Re: Tab Bar and icons

              Thank you Dave, as I am new to this software, not sure where and how to define Local Sub theme definitions - CSS & Javascript. If u have any tutorial or documentation could you please provide that to me

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