Tag Archives: iphone

Excel Sheet to iPhone Data — Point A to Point B

Questions: As simple as possible: I have a very simple Excel spreadsheet with just over 1k records. I want to use this as a static datasource for an iPhone application. What’s the best plan of attack? Possibilities in my mind: 1) Reading the XLS directly as a data source: is there an Obj-C lib for… Read More »

generating excel report from iphone

Questions: I am suppose to generate some excel reports from my app,i tried generating by using office open xml,i have read that if we save the xml file created with extension .xls,it will act like actual excel file,is this possible? Please help me to fix this issue or give some useful links for the tutorial.… Read More »

Tools for localisation of iPhone App [closed]

Questions: I have an App that is translated to four languages. I find that updating and maintaining the strings files extremely tedious. Is there a way to edit different translations side by side similar to what IntelliJ provides: intellij http://www.jetbrains.com/idea/features/screenshots/resource_bundle_editor.gif I would also be happy with a simply MS-Excel to Strings conversion script, where the… Read More »

Detect iPhone Browser

Questions: is there a script to detect, if the visitor use iphone (whatever it’s browser, may iphone Safari, iPhone for Opera or etc.)? Then will shutdown some some of my JavaScript. Thanks… Answers: searching on the net there are two common ways of achieving this. My favorite though is in PHP its just so clean?… Read More »

Iphone HTML5 Geolocation always return a error

Questions: I trying to use html5 geolocation on Iphone, but it always returns a error. var win = function(position) { alert(‘Everything is fine! ‘ + position) }; var fail = function(e) { alert(‘Can\’t retrieve position.\nError: ‘ + e) }; navigator.geolocation.getCurrentPosition(win, fail); I testing on IOS Simulator and my device, but doesnt work. On Safari i… Read More »

How to disable bouncing in html5 fullscreen iphone app?

Questions: I want to make html5 fullscreen app. I made a page and added it as an icon to my iphone. I added metatags: <meta name=”apple-mobile-web-app-capable” content=”yes”> <meta name=”apple-mobile-web-app-status-bar-style” content=”black”> <meta name=”viewport” content=”width=device-width, user-scalable=no” /> What I wanted to achieve is: black status bar on top (this does not work and I do not know… Read More »

iOS 7 Access iPhone camera from Mobile Safari?

Questions: In iOS 6 you could use something like this: <input type=”file” accept=”image/*” capture=”camera”> <input type=”file” accept=”video/*” capture=”camera”> http://jsfiddle.net/GAbW8/embedded/result/ But in iOS 7 you cannot access the camera anymore. Ideas? Answers: Please try this: …type=”file” accept=”image/*” capture>