Instance Property

placeholder

The string that is displayed when there is no other text in the text field.

Declaration

var placeholder: String? { get set }

Discussion

This value is nil by default. The placeholder string is drawn using a system-defined color.

See Also

Accessing the Text Attributes

var text: String?

The text displayed by the text field.

var attributedText: NSAttributedString?

The styled text displayed by the text field.

var attributedPlaceholder: NSAttributedString?

The styled string that is displayed when there is no other text in the text field.

var defaultTextAttributes: [NSAttributedString.Key : Any]

The default attributes to apply to the text.

var font: UIFont?

The font of the text.

var textColor: UIColor?

The color of the text.

var textAlignment: NSTextAlignment

The technique to use for aligning the text.

var typingAttributes: [NSAttributedString.Key : Any]?

The attributes to apply to new text being entered by the user.

enum UITextField.BorderStyle

The type of border drawn around the text field.