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Sencha Touch 2 Mobile JavaScript Framework by Bryan P. Johnson, John Earl Clark

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Chapter 2. Creating a Simple Application

In this chapter, we will go through the basics of creating a simple application in Sencha Touch. We will cover the basic elements that are used in most Sencha Touch applications and take a look at the more common components you might use in your own applications: containers, panels, lists, toolbars, and buttons.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Creating a basic application with Sencha Cmd
  • Understanding the application's files and folders
  • Modifying the application
  • Controlling the application's layout
  • Testing and debugging the application
  • Updating the application for production

Let's learn how to set up a basic Sencha Touch application.

Setting up the application

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