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Registered: ‎07-14-2013
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How to convert bb.cascades code 1.2 to bb.cascades 1.0?


For example i have a code which is in cascades 1.2 which i need it in cascades 1.0 format 




import bb.cascades 1.2


TitleBar {
id: newsTitleBar
property alias newsTitle: titleLabel.text
property int layoutHeight: 0
property int layoutWidth: 0

kind: TitleBarKind.FreeForm

kindProperties: FreeFormTitleBarKindProperties {
Container {
leftPadding: 25

background: titlePaint.imagePaint
attachedObjects: [
ImagePaintDefinition {
id: titlePaint
imageSource: "asset:///images/title.png"
LayoutUpdateHandler {
id: layoutHandler
onLayoutFrameChanged: {

newsTitleBar.layoutHeight = layoutFrame.height;
newsTitleBar.layoutWidth = layoutFrame.width;

layout: StackLayout {
orientation: LayoutOrientation.LeftToRight

Label {
id: titleLabel
verticalAlignment: VerticalAlignment.Center

textStyle {
color: Color.create("#ffffff")
base: SystemDefaults.TextStyles.TitleText
fontWeight: FontWeight.W500

layoutProperties: StackLayoutProperties {
spaceQuota: 1




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Re: How to convert bb.cascades code 1.2 to bb.cascades 1.0?

You could try by just changing the import at the top, but there might be an incompatibility. There is no automatic way, but if you want backwards compatibility it is easier to start from 1.0 and go to 1.2 than vice versa.

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Re: How to convert bb.cascades code 1.2 to bb.cascades 1.0?

I'm using Git Branches to manage projects supporting more then one API Level


have written a blog on this:



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