Add a screen and navigate between screens

Create an app with multiple screens, and add ways for users to navigate between them.

Prerequisites

Add and rename a screen

  1. On the Home tab, click or tap New screen.

    Add Screen option on the Home tab

  2. In the right-hand pane, click or tap the name of the screen (just above the Properties tab), and then type the new name Source.

    Rename the default screen

  3. Add another screen, and name it Target.

    Two screens in the left navigation bar

Add navigation

  1. With the Source screen selected, open the Insert tab, click or tap Icons, and then click or tap Next arrow.

    The Shapes option on the Insert tab

  2. (optional) Move the arrow so that it appears in the lower-right corner of the screen.

  3. With the arrow still selected, click or tap the Action tab, and then click or tap Navigate.

    The OnSelect property for the arrow is automatically set to a Navigate function.

    OnSelect property set to Navigate function

    When a user clicks or taps the arrow, the Target screen fades in.

  4. On the Target screen, add a Back arrow, and set its OnSelect property to this formula:
    Navigate(Source, ScreenTransition.Fade)

  5. Open Preview mode ( or press F5), and then switch between the screens by clicking or tapping the arrows that you added.

  6. Press Esc to return to the default workspace.