Instance Method

boundsRectForContentRect:inRect:textContainer:characterRange:

Returns the rectangle the text in the block actually occupies, including padding, borders, and margins.

Declaration

- (NSRect)boundsRectForContentRect:(NSRect)contentRect inRect:(NSRect)rect textContainer:(NSTextContainer *)textContainer characterRange:(NSRange)charRange;

Parameters

contentRect

The actual rectangle in which the text was laid out, as determined by rectForLayoutAtPoint:inRect:textContainer:characterRange:.

rect

The initial rectangle in textContainer proposed by the typesetter.

textContainer

The text container being used for the layout.

charRange

The range of the characters in the NSTextStorage object whose glyphs are to be drawn.

Return Value

The rectangle the text in the block actually occupies, including padding, borders, and margins.

Discussion

This methods is called by the typesetter after the text block is laid out to return the rectangle the text in the block actually occupies, including padding, borders, and margins.

See Also

Determining size and position of a text block

- rectForLayoutAtPoint:inRect:textContainer:characterRange:

Returns the rectangle within which glyphs should be laid out for the specified arguments.