Since the iOS SDK has changed since the accepted answer, I thought I’d just update with a new answer.
You can in fact change the color of the checkmark in a
UITableViewCell by adjusting the
tintColor property of the
You can also set an appearance proxy for all UITableViewCells so that ALL instances have a specific tint color unless otherwise specified
[[UITableViewCell appearance] setTintColor:[UIColor redColor]];
In Swift change the tintcolor to the color you want to change the color of any Accessory Type
cell.tintColor = .black