Watchface background configuration using Slate

February 15, 2016 Vanessa Sabino

There are two ways to learn to use Slate to create a configuration screen to change the background of your watchface. The right way involves reading the documentation for AppMessage (which will push you down the rabbit role of data structures); watching the video tutorial, that suggests you install the SDK, an http server through npm, and Slate through Bower; and possibly many other tasks which I'm not aware of because I followed a different path. Then there is a quick way, which I'll describe in this easy tutorial. Here is what you'll need: a CloudPebble account a watchface app, written in C, with a bitmap background that...