Type Alias

UITextContentType

Constants that identify the semantic meaning expected for a text-entry area.

Declaration

typedef NSString *UITextContentType;

Topics

Type Properties

UITextContentTypeURL

Specifies the expectation of a URL.

UITextContentTypeAddressCity

Specifies the expectation of a city name.

UITextContentTypeAddressCityAndState

Specifies the expectation of a city name combined with a state name.

UITextContentTypeAddressState

Specifies the expectation of a state name.

UITextContentTypeCountryName

Specifies the expectation of a country name.

UITextContentTypeEmailAddress

Specifies the expectation of an email address.

UITextContentTypeFamilyName

Specifies the expectation of a family name.

UITextContentTypeFullStreetAddress

Specifies the expectation of a street address that fully identifies a location.

UITextContentTypeGivenName

Specifies the expectation of a given name.

UITextContentTypeJobTitle

Specifies the expectation of a job title.

UITextContentTypeLocation

Specifies the expectation of a location, such as a point of interest, an address, or another way to identify a location.

UITextContentTypeMiddleName

Specifies the expectation of a middle name.

UITextContentTypeName

Specifies the expectation of a name.

UITextContentTypeNamePrefix

Specifies the expectation of a prefix or title, such as “Dr.”.

UITextContentTypeNameSuffix

Specifies the expectation of a suffix, such as “Jr.”.

UITextContentTypeNickname

Specifies the expectation of a nickname.

UITextContentTypeOrganizationName

Specifies the expectation of an organization name.

UITextContentTypePostalCode

Specifies the expectation of a postal code.

UITextContentTypeStreetAddressLine1

Specifies the expectation of the first line of a street address.

UITextContentTypeStreetAddressLine2

Specifies the expectation of the second line of a street address.

UITextContentTypeSublocality

Specifies the expectation of a sublocality.

UITextContentTypeTelephoneNumber

Specifies the expectation of a telephone number.

UITextContentTypeUsername

The expectation that a text input area specifies an account or login name.

UITextContentTypePassword

The expectation that a text input area specifies a password.

UITextContentTypeNewPassword

The expectation that a text input area specifies a new password.

UITextContentTypeOneTimeCode

The expectation that a text input area specifies a one-time code that is frequently delivered over SMS.

See Also

Configuring the Keyboard Appearance

keyboardType

The keyboard style associated with the text object.

UIKeyboardType

The type of keyboard to display for a given text-based view. Used with the keyboardType property.

keyboardAppearance

The appearance style of the keyboard that is associated with the text object

UIKeyboardAppearance

The appearance of the keyboard used by a text-based view. Used with the keyboardAppearance property.

returnKeyType

The visible title of the Return key.

UIReturnKeyType

The text string displayed in the Return key of a keyboard. Used with the returnKeyType property.

textContentType

The semantic meaning expected by a text input area.