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Objective-C - Calling a method with a delegate

Posted 21 July 2012 - 08:37 PM

Hi everyone!

I'm trying to learn iOS development, and got stuck with this. Can anyone help me please?

So, I have my ViewController (1st) and EditableViewController (2nd)

When I'm in my EditableViewController (2nd), I click a Button that triggers an IBAction with the method SendTextToViewController.
After that, I was expecting for the method didReceiveMessage, in my ViewController (1st) to run, and show me "BANANAS" with NSLog.

Ultimately, I want to send data from my second Controller, to the First Controller.

I'm having a hard time understanding this delegates thing. And I have read a dozen tutorials, videos e documentation trying to figure this out. I think I'm almost there, but can't seem to figure why this is not working.

Code is bellow.

Any help would be much appreciated!!

Thank you!

// ViewController.h

#import <UIKit/UIKit.h>

@protocol ViewControllerDelegate <NSObject>

-(void)didReceiveMessage:(NSString *)string;


@interface ViewController : UIViewController <ViewControllerDelegate>;


// ViewController.m

#import "ViewController.h"

@implementation ViewController

-(void)didReceiveMessage:(NSString *)string{


// EditableViewController.h

#import <UIKit/UIKit.h>

@protocol ViewControllerDelegate;

@interface EditableViewController : UIViewController

@property (nonatomic, weak) id<ViewControllerDelegate> delegate;

@property (nonatomic, weak) IBOutlet UITextField *TextField;
@property (nonatomic, weak) IBOutlet UIButton *SendTextToViewController;

- (IBAction)SendTextToViewController:(id)sender;


// EditableViewController.m

#import "EditableViewController.h"
#import "ViewController.h"

@implementation EditableViewController

@synthesize delegate;
@synthesize TextField;
@synthesize SendTextToViewController;

- (IBAction)SendTextToViewController:(id)sender {
               [delegate didReceiveMessage:TextField.text];

- (void)viewDidUnload {
          [self setTextField:nil];
          [super viewDidUnload];

edit: just posted this in the wrong section. Should be in C/C++ Objective-C ... Sorry for the trouble!!

This post has been edited by nym-ph: 21 July 2012 - 08:42 PM

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Re: Objective-C - Calling a method with a delegate

Posted 21 July 2012 - 08:43 PM

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