Instance Method

outline:

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

Declaration

- (void)outline:(id)sender;

Parameters

sender

The control that sent the message; may be nil.

Discussion

If there is a selection and the first character of the selected range has a non-zero stroke width, or if there is no selection and the typing attributes have a non-zero stroke width, then the stroke width is removed; otherwise the value of NSStrokeWidthAttributeName is set to the default value for outline (3.0).

Operates on the selected range if the receiver contains rich text. For plain text the range is the entire contents of the receiver.

See Also

Setting Behavioral Attributes

allowsUndo

A Boolean value that indicates whether the receiver allows undo.

editable

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

selectable

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

fieldEditor

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

richText

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.

importsGraphics

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

- setBaseWritingDirection:range:

Sets the base writing direction of a range of text.

- toggleBaseWritingDirection:

Changes the base writing direction of a paragraph between left-to-right and right-to-left.

Deprecated
defaultParagraphStyle

The receiver’s default paragraph style.

allowsImageEditing

Indicates whether image attachments should permit editing of their images.

automaticQuoteSubstitutionEnabled

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

- toggleAutomaticQuoteSubstitution:

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

automaticLinkDetectionEnabled

A Boolean value that enables or disables automatic link detection.

- toggleAutomaticLinkDetection:

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

displaysLinkToolTips

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.