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NSTextContainerMBS class

Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
class Cocoa MBS MacCocoa Plugin 12.4 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: The NSTextContainer class defines a region where text is laid out.
Notes: An NSLayoutManager uses NSTextContainer to determine where to break lines, lay out portions of text, and so on. NSTextContainer defines rectangular regions, but you can create subclasses that define regions of other shapes, such as circular regions, regions with holes in them, or regions that flow alongside graphics.

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Line Movement Constants

Constant Value Description
NSLineDoesntMove 0 Line has no movement.
NSLineMovesDown 3 Lines move from top to bottom.
NSLineMovesLeft 1 Lines move from right to left.
NSLineMovesRight 2 Lines move from left to right.
NSLineMovesUp 4 Lines move from bottom to top.

Line Sweep Direction Constants

Constant Value Description
NSLineSweepDown 2 Characters move from top to bottom.
NSLineSweepLeft 0 Characters move from right to left.
NSLineSweepRight 1 Characters move from left to right.
NSLineSweepUp 3 Characters move from bottom to top.

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