Testing UI Builder Locally
Local changes can only be tested on the iOS Simulator, included with Xcode.
In order to test changes to UI builder:
- Install a local server program, such as ws
wsfrom the command terminal.
- In the root folder from which you are running
ws, create a folder called
- Download the latest version of the UI builder's AppDefine.json file into that folder.
Download your app's
In Zapp, find your app and open its Info screen, as shown below.
Reveal Build Parametersbutton in the top-right.
- Find the "rivers" JSON URL at the bottom, which represents the layouts defined in UI builder.
Download the JSON and save it to your
ui_buliderfolder (created in step 3).
ui_builderfolder should now look like this:
Running in app
In order to test your changes in the app:
Settingsapp and find your app in the bottom section.
In the app settings, change the
APPLICASTER COMPONENTS SERVERto
Restart the application.