Instance Method

setFrameFromString:

Sets the window’s frame rectangle from a given string representation.

Declaration

- (void)setFrameFromString:(NSWindowPersistableFrameDescriptor)string;

Parameters

string

A string representation of a frame rectangle, previously accessed using stringWithSavedFrame.

Discussion

If the window is not resizable, this method will not resize the window. The frame is constrained according to the window’s minimum and maximum size settings. This method causes a windowWillResize:toSize: message to be sent to the delegate.

See Also

Managing Window Frames in User Defaults

+ removeFrameUsingName:

Removes the frame data stored under a given name from the application’s user defaults.

- setFrameUsingName:

Sets the window’s frame rectangle by reading the rectangle data stored under a given name from the defaults system.

- setFrameUsingName:force:

Sets the window’s frame rectangle by reading the rectangle data stored under a given name from the defaults system. Can operate on non-resizable windows.

- saveFrameUsingName:

Saves the window’s frame rectangle in the user defaults system under a given name.

frameAutosaveName

The name used to automatically save the window’s frame rectangle data in the defaults system.

stringWithSavedFrame

A string representation of the window’s frame rectangle.