UIViewController.IsMovingFromParentViewController Property


true if the current UIViewController is in the process of being removed from its parent UIViewController.

public virtual bool IsMovingFromParentViewController { [Foundation.Export("isMovingFromParentViewController")] get; }
member this.IsMovingFromParentViewController : bool

Property Value


true only if called during the execution of ViewWillDisappear(Boolean) or ViewDidDisappear(Boolean).



The process of removing a UIViewController from its parent UIViewController is bookended by the functions ViewWillDisappear(Boolean) and ViewDidDisappear(Boolean). While those are executing, this property will return true, at all other times, it will return false.

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