Instance Property


The keyboard style associated with the text object.


optional var keyboardType: UIKeyboardType { get set }


Text objects can be targeted for specific types of input, such as plain text, email, numeric entry, and so on. The keyboard style identifies what keys are available on the keyboard and which ones appear by default. The default value for this property is UIKeyboardType.default.

See Also

Configuring the Keyboard Appearance

enum UIKeyboardType

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

var keyboardAppearance: UIKeyboardAppearance

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

enum UIKeyboardAppearance

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

var returnKeyType: UIReturnKeyType

The visible title of the Return key.

enum UIReturnKeyType

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

var textContentType: UITextContentType!

The semantic meaning expected by a text input area.

struct UITextContentType

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