Dark visual effect view not respected in Interface Builder

Number:rdar://32839569 Date Originated:June 18 2017, 5:35 PM
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:Developer Tools Product Version:
Classification:Serious Bug Reproducible:Always

On Xcode 9 beta, adding a dark visual effect view is not longer respected.
A light visual effect view is used instead.


Steps to Reproduce:

From Interface Builder, drag a visual effect view inside another view, and set its appearance to «Vibrant Dark».


Expected Results:

When running the application, the view should be a dark one.


Observed Results:

The view displays as a «Vibrant Light» visual effect view.



Xcode Version 9.0 beta (9M136h)
macOS Version 10.13 Beta (17A264c)



Attached is a project demonstrating the issue.


Jean-David Gadina

Problem has been fixed in beta 3. Thanks!

Apple Developer Relations

Please verify this issue with the macOS 10.13 beta and update your bug report at https://bugreport.apple.com/ with your results.

macOS 10.13 beta 3 (17A306f) https://developer.apple.com/download/ Posted Date: July 10th, 2017

If the issue persists and it's applicable to your bug report, please attach a new sysdiagnose captured in the latest build and attach it to the bug report.

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