A text field cell subclass that enables tokenized editing of an array of objects.


class NSTokenFieldCell : NSTextFieldCell


NSTokenFieldCell is a subclass of NSTextFieldCell that provides tokenized editing of an array of objects similar to the address field in the Mail app. The objects may be strings or objects that can be represented as strings. A single token field cell can be presented in an NSTokenField control.


Managing the Token Style

var tokenStyle: NSTokenField.TokenStyle

The token style of the receiver.

Managing the Tokenizing Character Set

class var defaultTokenizingCharacterSet: CharacterSet

Returns the default tokenizing character set.

var tokenizingCharacterSet: CharacterSet!

The receiver’s tokenizing character set to a given character set.

Configuring the Completion Delay

var completionDelay: TimeInterval

The receiver’s completion delay to a given delay.

class var defaultCompletionDelay: TimeInterval

Returns the default completion delay.

Managing the Delegate

var delegate: NSTokenFieldCellDelegate?

The receiver’s delegate.


enum NSTokenField.TokenStyle

The NSTokenStyle constants define how tokens are displayed and editable in the NSTokenFieldCell. These values are used by tokenStyle and the delegate method tokenFieldCell(_:styleForRepresentedObject:).


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Conforms To

See Also


protocol NSTokenFieldCellDelegate

A set of optional methods implemented by delegates of NSTokenFieldCell objects to work with tokenized strings.