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View browsing history in iTunes Music Store Apps
When shopping around the iTunes Music Store, I mistakenly clicked and held the Back button. A Safari-like history of the previous 'pages' I had recently browsed popped up.

I also tried it with the Forward button, and it too behaves just like the navigation buttons in Safari. This feature wasn't a complete surprise, however, given iTunes' overall browser-like behavior.
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View browsing history in iTunes Music Store
Authored by: inemo on Jul 31, '06 04:26:27PM

The iTunes Music Store is actually more of a website served up inside the iTunes application. So I'm guessing that the Music Store view is in fact a WebKit View, which is the same as a safari window :)

This means that to add the Back/Forward buttons to work the same as safari would be a cinch. Just add the buttons and link them to the webkit view as back/forward buttons. The OS then takes care of the code behind them and controls their behaviour.

This is just an example of how apple keeps consistency between their applications (sometimes!)


I'm just a mac baby :)

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