Tag Archives: symbian

A QML rendering performance trick so simple that it hurts

I haven’t feeling like writing much since two-eleven for obvious reasons, but my friend Tuukka (he’s the goatee (pull it and say hi from me) guy giving the course you might be attending when you’re reading this) gave me a … Continue reading

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How to integrate the Symbian Camera application to a QtQuick application

A while ago Razvanpetru asked on #qt-symbian@freenode (you should come there too) how to use the Symbian camera application in a Qt app. So I wrote a small QML friendly Qt wrapper class to hide the nitty-gritty Symbian details. You … Continue reading

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Behold the button tutorial

Ok, there must be a million tutorials on how to make a pushbutton in QML, but I guess there’s room for one more and I’ll try to give some tips that are applicable elsewhere too. Generally speaking there’s two roads … Continue reading

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How to enable hardware accelerated QML rendering

Update: this is no longer needed with the latest Qt shipping with QtSDK 1.1 TP. First of all the title is purposefully misleading. I just want to get a good Google pagerank and help people find this page The title … Continue reading

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Using custom fonts in Symbian (/Qt)

Current releases of Qt contain a gap in the Symbian port, which makes it impossible to use custom font files (unless they’re deployed to \resources\fonts). The gap will be filled in Qt 4.7.2 version, but while waiting the following snippet … Continue reading

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