Instance Method

borderRectForBounds:

Returns the receiver’s border rectangle.

Declaration

- (CGRect)borderRectForBounds:(CGRect)bounds;

Parameters

bounds

The bounding rectangle of the receiver.

Return Value

The border rectangle for the receiver.

Discussion

You should not call this method directly. If you want to provide a different border rectangle for drawing, you can override this method and return that rectangle.

The default implementation of this method returns the original bounds rectangle.

See Also

Drawing and Positioning Overrides

- textRectForBounds:

Returns the drawing rectangle for the text field’s text.

- drawTextInRect:

Draws the receiver’s text in the specified rectangle.

- placeholderRectForBounds:

Returns the drawing rectangle for the text field’s placeholder text

- drawPlaceholderInRect:

Draws the receiver’s placeholder text in the specified rectangle.

- editingRectForBounds:

Returns the rectangle in which editable text can be displayed.

- clearButtonRectForBounds:

Returns the drawing rectangle for the built-in clear button.

- leftViewRectForBounds:

Returns the drawing rectangle of the receiver’s left overlay view.

- rightViewRectForBounds:

Returns the drawing location of the receiver’s right overlay view.