Draws the receiver with the specified options and other display characteristics of the given attributes, within the specified rectangle in the current graphics context.
- macOS 10.4–10.11Deprecated
The rectangle in which to draw the string.
String drawing options.
A dictionary of text attributes to be applied to the string. These are the same attributes that can be applied to an
NSAttributedobject, but in the case of
NSStringobjects, the attributes apply to the entire string, rather than ranges within the string.
This method works in single-line, baseline rendering configuration by default. That is, the
origin field specifies the rendering origin, and that point is interpreted as the baseline origin by default. If the string drawing option
NSString is specified,
origin is interpreted as the upper left corner of the line fragment rectangle, and the method behaves in multiline configuration.
size field specifies the text container size. The
width part of the size field specifies the maximum line fragment width if larger than
height defines the maximum size that can be occupied with text if larger than
NSString is specified. If
NSString is not specified, height is ignored and considered to be single-line rendering (
NSLine are treated as
You should only invoke this method when there is a current graphics context.