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Code snippet: how to get a screenshot of a UIView

10 February

Here’s something that could be useful if you’re trying to find a simple way of passing any UIView (and its subviews) as a UIImage – literally taking a screenshot of whatever is on that view: Found and slightly adapted from here [objc] + (UIImage *)captureView:(UIView *)view withArea:(CGRect)screenRect { UIGraphicsBeginImageContext(screenRect.size); CGContextRef ctx = UIGraphicsGetCurrentContext(); [[UIColor blackColor] […]