01-17-2014, 03:43 PM #1
Heeeeeelp! How to write String into NSView?
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- Būr said,Egypt
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guys, i want the user to scroll while reading text,but the deal is that the multiple line label doesn't support scrolls and Scroll View doesn't support stringValue. need some help
01-17-2014, 04:32 PM #2
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Threads merged - please don't post the same question into multiple threads..
Might I suggest that you do some searching in your favorite search engine for your answer or buy a book about OS X/iOS development..
01-19-2014, 05:13 PM #3
You can put the multiline label in the scroll view, but I did restle a bit with it myself.
I placed a multiline label on a window from the object library, and also a scroll view from the object library, then I created two IBOutlet properties in my AppDelegate, one of a NSTextField called myMultilineLabel, and one of a NSScrollView class called myScrollView, then finally connect them in Interface Builder too the Label and Scroll View on the window.
next I sized the label too what it needed to be, to hold the text it was going to hold, then I selected the scroll view, and double clicked it's interior to select it's content view, then I resized the content view with the inspectors size tab, by entering the sizes to the labels size.
then in the AppDelegate's applicationDidBecomeActive: method, I entered the code below.
NSString *myString = [[NSString alloc] initWithFormat:@"line 1\nLine 2\nLine 3\nLine 4\nLine 5\nLine 6\n"]; [myMultiLabel setStringValue:myString]; [myScrollView addSubview:myMultiLabel]; [myScrollView setDocumentView:myMultiLabel];
But as of writing I did'nt get this method to work very well, but will let you know if I can.
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