Instance Property

isSelectable

A Boolean value that controls whether the text views sharing the receiver’s layout manager allow the user to select text.

Declaration

var isSelectable: Bool { get set }

Discussion

true to allow the user to select text of all text views sharing the receiver's layout manager; otherwise, false.

If a text view is made not selectable, it’s also made not editable, and buttons on the Find panel are dimmed. Text views are by default both editable and selectable

See Also

Setting Behavioral Attributes

var allowsUndo: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the receiver allows undo.

var isEditable: Bool

A Boolean value that controls whether the text views sharing the receiver’s layout manager allow the user to edit text.

var isFieldEditor: Bool

A Boolean value that controls whether the text views sharing the receiver’s layout manager behave as field editors.

var isRichText: Bool

A Boolean value that controls whether the text views sharing the receiver’s layout manager allow the user to apply attributes to specific ranges of text.

var importsGraphics: Bool

A Boolean value that controls whether the text views sharing the receiver’s layout manager allow the user to import files by dragging.

func setBaseWritingDirection(NSWritingDirection, range: NSRange)

Sets the base writing direction of a range of text.

var defaultParagraphStyle: NSParagraphStyle?

The receiver’s default paragraph style.

func outline(Any?)

Adds the outline attribute to the selected text attributes if absent; removes the attribute if present.

var allowsImageEditing: Bool

Indicates whether image attachments should permit editing of their images.

var isAutomaticQuoteSubstitutionEnabled: Bool

A Boolean value that enables and disables automatic quotation mark substitution.

func toggleAutomaticQuoteSubstitution(Any?)

Changes the state of automatic quotation mark substitution from enabled to disabled and vice versa.

var isAutomaticLinkDetectionEnabled: Bool

A Boolean value that enables or disables automatic link detection.

func toggleAutomaticLinkDetection(Any?)

Changes the state of automatic link detection from enabled to disabled and vice versa.

var displaysLinkToolTips: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the text view automatically supplies the destination of a link as a tooltip for text that has a link attribute.