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I have a view that has a segmented control on it that shows 3 other views

struct HymnsView: View {
    init() {
        UINavigationBar.appearance().backgroundColor = UIColor(named: "ChurchGreen")

        UISegmentedControl.appearance().selectedSegmentTintColor = UIColor(named: "ChurchGreen")
        UISegmentedControl.appearance().setTitleTextAttributes([.foregroundColor: UIColor.white], for: .selected)
        UISegmentedControl.appearance().setTitleTextAttributes([.foregroundColor: UIColor(named: "ChurchGreen")!], for: .normal)

    @State private var navBarItems: [String] = ["123", "ABC", "Topics"]
    @State private var navBarChoice = 0

    var body: some View {
        NavigationView {
            VStack {
                Picker(selection: $navBarChoice, label: Text("Select An Option")) {
                    ForEach(0..<self.navBarItems.count) { item in

                if self.navBarChoice == 0 {
                } else if self.navBarChoice == 1 {
                } else if self.navBarChoice == 2 {
        } // End of NavigationView

Here is the HymnsNumericView which is one of the views the segmented control will show and I've put a navigation bar item button on it.

    var body: some View {
        VStack {
            SearchBar(text: self.$searchTerm, isEditing: self.$isSearching, placeholderText: "by name")

            if self.isSearching {
                List {
                    ForEach(self.sortedHymnList.filter( {
                        self.searchTerm.isEmpty ? true : $0.songName.contains(self.searchTerm)
                    }), id: \.id) { hymn in
                        HymnRowView(hymnData: hymn)
                .navigationBarTitle("Hymns", displayMode: .inline)
            } else {
                List {
                    ForEach(0..<self.sectionedData.count, id: \.self) { sectionIdx in
                        Section(header: SectionHeaderView(headerName: categories[sectionIdx])) {
                            ForEach(self.sectionedData[sectionIdx], id: \.id) { hymn in
                                HymnRowView(hymnData: hymn)
                .navigationBarTitle("Hymns", displayMode: .inline)
            Button(action: {
            }, label: {
                Image(systemName: "plus.square.fill")
        .sheet(isPresented: $showText) {
            // Place code here for new view
            Text("Place Holder")

I am getting the navigation bar item showing up on each view that is presented when you click on a different segment in the segmented control.

Why does the button show up on the HymnsAlphaView and TopicsView and how can I stop it from showing up on the other views?

I have tested this and the button doesn't work on the other views but it still shows up.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks Mark


I am still looking for an anwser as to why the bar button item would show up on the other views even though i hadnt added it. If someone could explain that to me that would be great.

I did find a work around for this, I just created a blank button that does nothing. Im sure its not the most elegant solution but it works. If someone has a better solution I would love to hear it and understand what I did wrong if I did anything wrong.


I think it is because of .navigationViewStyle(StackNavigationViewStyle())


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