Instance Property


The technique to use for aligning the text.


@property(nonatomic) NSTextAlignment textAlignment;


If you are using styled text, assigning a new value to this property causes the text alignment to be applied to the entirety of the string in the attributedText property. If you want to apply the alignment to only a portion of the text, create a new attributed string with the desired style information and associate it with the label. If you are not using styled text, this property applies to the entire text string in the text property.

In iOS 9 and later, the default value of this property is NSTextAlignmentNatural; prior to iOS 9, the default value was NSTextAlignmentLeft.

See Also

Accessing the Text Attributes


The current text that is displayed by the label.


The current styled text that is displayed by the label.


The font used to display the text.


The color of the text.


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


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

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