Instance Property


The text that the label is displaying.


var text: String? { get set }


This property is nil by default. Assigning a new value to this property also replaces the value of the attributedText property with the same text, although without any inherent style attributes. Instead the label styles the new string using shadowColor, textAlignment, and other style-related properties of the class.

See Also

Accessing the Text Attributes

var attributedText: NSAttributedString?

The styled text displayed in the label.

var font: UIFont!

The font used to display the text.

var textColor: UIColor!

The color of the text.

var textAlignment: NSTextAlignment

The technique to use for aligning the text.

var lineBreakMode: NSLineBreakMode

The technique to use for wrapping and truncating the label’s text.

var isEnabled: Bool

The enabled state to use when drawing the label’s text.

var enablesMarqueeWhenAncestorFocused: Bool

A Boolean value that determines whether the label scrolls its text while one of its containing views has focus.