Instance Property

alignment

The text alignment of the receiver.

Declaration

iOS, Mac Catalyst, tvOS, watchOS
@property(nonatomic) NSTextAlignment alignment;
macOS
@property NSTextAlignment alignment;

Discussion

Natural text alignment is realized as left or right alignment depending on the line sweep direction of the first script contained in the paragraph. For a list of alignment constants, see the “Constants” section of NSString UIKit Additions Reference.

See Also

Setting other style information

- setParagraphStyle:

Replaces the subattributes of the receiver with those in the specified paragraph style object.

firstLineHeadIndent

The indentation of the first line of the receiver.

headIndent

The indentation of the receiver’s lines other than the first.

tailIndent

The trailing indentation of the receiver.

lineBreakMode

The mode that should be used to break lines in the receiver.

maximumLineHeight

The receiver’s maximum line height.

minimumLineHeight

The receiver’s minimum height.

lineSpacing

The distance in points between the bottom of one line fragment and the top of the next.

paragraphSpacing

The space after the end of the paragraph.

paragraphSpacingBefore

The distance between the paragraph’s top and the beginning of its text content.

baseWritingDirection

The base writing direction for the receiver.

lineHeightMultiple

The line height multiple.