Instance Property

graphicsContext

The graphics context associated with the window for the current thread.

Declaration

var graphicsContext: NSGraphicsContext? { get }

See Also

Drawing Windows

func display()

Passes a display message down the window’s view hierarchy, thus redrawing all views within the window, including the frame view that draws the border, title bar, and other peripheral elements.

func displayIfNeeded()

Passes a displayIfNeeded message down the window’s view hierarchy, thus redrawing all views that need to be displayed, including the frame view that draws the border, title bar, and other peripheral elements.

var viewsNeedDisplay: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether any of the window’s views need to be displayed.

var isAutodisplay: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the window automatically displays views that need to be displayed.

Deprecated
func useOptimizedDrawing(Bool)

Specifies whether the window is to optimize focusing and drawing when displaying its views.

Deprecated
var allowsConcurrentViewDrawing: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the window allows multithreaded view drawing.