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iOS Build a Simple iPhone App with Objective-C Views and View Controllers IBActions and IBOutlets

my code goes as self.quoteLabel.text = @"A stitch in time saves nine"; my xcode executes it fine bt havng problm here

i think my code is right but here its show me error message that "make sure you have added text property"

#import "UIViewController.h"
#import "UILabel.h"

@interface ViewController: UIViewController

@property (strong, nonatomic) IBOutlet UILabel *quoteLabel;

- (IBAction)quoteButtonPressed;

#import "ViewController.h"

@implementation ViewController

- (void)viewDidLoad {
    [super viewDidLoad];
    // Do any additional setup after loading the view, typically from a nib.


- (void)didReceiveMemoryWarning {
    [super didReceiveMemoryWarning];
    // Dispose of any resources that can be recreated.

- (IBAction)quoteButtonPressed {

    //Add your code below!
    self.quoteLabel.text=@"A stitch in time saves nine";



1 Answer

Chris Shaw
Chris Shaw
26,676 Points

Hi Karan,

You're simply missing the full stop at the end of your string literal, see the below.

self.quoteLabel.text = @"A stitch in time saves nine.";

Happy coding!