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ttk::label(3tk) Tk Themed Widget ttk::label(3tk)


NAME

ttk::label - Display a text string and/or image

SYNOPSIS

ttk::label pathName ?options?

DESCRIPTION

A ttk::label widget displays a textual label and/or image. The label may be linked to a Tcl variable to automatically change the displayed text.

STANDARD OPTIONS

-anchor	-class	-compound	-cursor
-font	-foreground
-image	-justify	-padding	-state	-style	-takefocus
-text	-textvariable	-underline
-width	-wraplength

See the ttk_widget manual entry for details on the standard options.

WIDGET-SPECIFIC OPTIONS

Command-Line Name:	-background
Database Name:	frameColor
Database Class:	FrameColor
The widget's background color. If unspecified, the theme default is used.

Command-Line Name:	-relief
Database Name:	relief
Database Class:	Relief
Specifies the 3-D effect desired for the widget border. Valid values are flat, groove, raised, ridge, solid, and sunken.

Command-Line Name:	-wraplength
Database Name:	wrapLength
Database Class:	WrapLength
Specifies the maximum line length (in pixels). If this option is less than or equal to zero, then automatic wrapping is not performed; otherwise the text is split into lines such that no line is longer than the specified value.

WIDGET COMMAND

Supports the standard widget commands configure, cget, identify, instate, and state; see ttk::widget(3tk).

STYLING OPTIONS

The class name for a ttk::label is TLabel.

Dynamic states: disabled, readonly.

TLabel styling options configurable with ttk::style are:

-background color
-compound compound
-foreground color
-font font

Some options are only available for specific themes.

See the ttk::style manual page for information on how to configure ttk styles.

SEE ALSO

ttk::widget(3tk), label(3tk)
8.5 Tk