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NSButtonCellMBS class

Super class: NSActionCellMBS

Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
class Cocoa Controls MBS MacCocoa Plugin 14.0 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: The NSButtonCell class is a subclass of NSActionCell used to implement the user interfaces of push buttons, checkboxes (switches), and radio buttons.
It can also be used for any other region of a view that's designed to send a message to a target when clicked. The NSButton subclass of NSControl uses a single NSButtonCell.

The NSButtonCell class implements the user interface of NSButton.

Setting the integer, float, double, or object value of an NSButtonCell object results in a call to setState with the value converted to integer. In the case of setObjectValue, nil is equivalent to 0, and a non-nil object that doesn't respond to intValue sets the state to 1. Otherwise, the state is set to the object's intValue. Similarly, querying the integer, float, double, or object value of an NSButtonCell returns the current state in the requested representation. In the case of objectValue, this is an NSNumber containing true for on, false for off, and integer value -1 for the mixed state.

For more information on the behavior of NSButtonCell, see the NSButton and NSMatrix class specifications, and Button Programming Topics.
Subclass of the NSActionCellMBS class.

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Super class NSActionCellMBS

Super class NSCellMBS

Sub classes:

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