Custom screen and application variables

  • iOS
  • watchOS
  • tvOS
 

Foreword

Custom application variables allow you to associate information with a user’s activity while s/he is using your application.

Custom screen variables focus on a view in particular, and allow you, notably, to tag the fields of an entry form.

 

Get off to a good start

Once your tag is initialised, you can add your custom variables to your screen hit.

In the case of a Swift project, be sure to import the SmartTracker (or tvOSTracker/watchOSTracker if your target is an Apple TV or an Apple Watch) module in your ViewController. In the case of an Objective-C project, be sure to import the headers SmartTracker-Swift.h or Tracker-Swift.h in case of Cocoapods integration.

 

Tagging

The Screen object makes available a CustomVars-type object that exposes an add method. This method accepts three parameters:

  • varId: index of the indicator
  • value: value of the indicator, character string in the format:
    • text: [lorem]
    • decimal: “,” or “.” separator, two characters maximum after the separator
    • date: yyyymmdd
    • country: ISO
    • duration: integer
  • type : type of indicator
 

Tagging example

  1. Site indicator, with a date value

  2. Screen indicator, with a text value

 

CustomVar class

 

Properties

Name Type Default value Description
varId Int 1 Gets or sets the variable ID
type Enum CustomVarType.App Gets or sets the variable type
value String Empty string Gets or sets the variable value
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Last update: 23/02/2018