Instance Property


The view associated with the cell.


@property(assign) NSView *controlView;


This property contains the view associated with the cell. This view is normally an NSControl object. The default value of this property is nil.

See Also

Drawing and Highlighting

- drawWithFrame:inView:

Draws the receiver’s border and then draws the interior of the cell.

- highlightColorWithFrame:inView:

Returns the color the receiver uses when drawing the selection highlight.

- drawInteriorWithFrame:inView:

Draws the interior portion of the receiver, which includes the image or text portion but does not include the border.

- highlight:withFrame:inView:

Redraws the receiver with the specified highlight setting.


A Boolean value indicating whether the cell has a highlighted appearance.