I have a
in it. I want the UIView to have white background color, but with an opacity of 50%. The problem whith setting
view.alpha = 0.5
is that the label will have an opacity of 50% as well, so I figured out that it maybe would be possible to have a
with white background color and opacity (white_view), and then have another
with the label (label_view). Then add the "white_view" to "label_view" by doing this:
. This apparently doesn't work. I'd like to do like:
but you can't set a background view on a
like you can do in a
Does anyone have any clue of how to solve this?
Because several answers are approx the same I'll type it here.
Now I've tried even these:
label_view1.backgroundColor = UIColor.whiteColor().colorWithAlphaComponent(0.5)
label_view1.backgroundColor = UIColor(white: 1, alpha: 0.5)
And still the label is also affected by the alpha, and it gets an opacity of 50%. I don't get it what I do wrong because I only set the colors alpha to 0.5 and not the labels. Any ideas?