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Previews - sigh

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Am I the only one that finds I spend MORE time trying to get previews to work than it saves me? I typically end up frustrated and just compiling and running in the simulator.

Anyone have a suggestion of a good tutorial on real world application use of previews and how to get them to work?

TIA, (I appologize for the rant...)

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Completely agree, I had great dofficulties until recently until I found that I could work things out easier using the #Preview struct instead of viewname_preview. This allowed me to do more setup.

There are still some things I need to work out for my project but I will have the same problems in the simulator (I want to make sure that the user is on a pre determined wifi network before allowing some actions but this isnt possible in preview or simulator, suspect I will need ot mock)

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