Instance Property


The alignment mode of the text in the receiver’s cell.


var alignment: NSTextAlignment { get set }


The value of this property can be one of the following constants: NSLeftTextAlignment, NSRightTextAlignment,NSCenterTextAlignment, NSJustifiedTextAlignment, or NSNaturalTextAlignment. The default value is NSNaturalTextAlignment. Setting this property while the cell is currently being edited aborts the edits to change the alignment.

See Also

Formatting Text

var font: NSFont?

The font used to draw text in the receiver’s cell.

var lineBreakMode: NSLineBreakMode

The line break mode to use for text in the control’s cell.

var usesSingleLineMode: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the text in the control’s cell uses single line mode.

var formatter: Formatter?

The receiver’s formatter.

var baseWritingDirection: NSWritingDirection

The initial writing direction used to determine the actual writing direction for text.