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AppKit Framework Reference NSSecureTextFieldCell Class Reference

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NSSecureTextFieldCell

NSSecureTextFieldCell works with NSSecureTextField to provide a text field whose value is guarded from user examination. It overrides the general cell use of the field editor to provide its own field editor, which doesn’t display text or allow the user to cut or copy its value.

Inheritance


Import Statement


Swift

import AppKit

Objective-C

@import AppKit;

Availability


Available in OS X v10.0 and later.
  • Returns whether the receiver echoes a bullet character rather than each character typed.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var echosBullets: Bool

    Objective-C

    @property BOOL echosBullets

    Discussion

    Default is YEStrue.

    Import Statement

    Objective-C

    @import AppKit;

    Swift

    import AppKit

    Availability

    Available in OS X v10.0 and later.

  • Sets whether the receiver echoes bullets for each character typed.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var echosBullets: Bool

    Objective-C

    @property BOOL echosBullets

    Discussion

    If YEStrue, bullets are echoed. If NOfalse, the cursor is moved for each character typed, but nothing is displayed.

    Import Statement

    Objective-C

    @import AppKit;

    Swift

    import AppKit

    Availability

    Available in OS X v10.0 and later.