Instance Property

baseWritingDirection

The base writing direction for the receiver.

Declaration

iOS, Mac Catalyst, tvOS, watchOS
@property(nonatomic) NSWritingDirection baseWritingDirection;
macOS
@property NSWritingDirection baseWritingDirection;

Discussion

If you specify NSWritingDirectionNaturalDirection, the receiver resolves the writing direction to either NSWritingDirectionLeftToRight or NSWritingDirectionRightToLeft, depending on the direction for the user’s language preference setting.

See Also

Setting other style information

- setParagraphStyle:

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

alignment

The text alignment of the receiver.

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.

lineHeightMultiple

The line height multiple.