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Inherits: Sprite

Supported platforms:

Available since version: Gideros 2011.6


The TextField class is used to create display objects for text display.

Common uses and examples:

local font ="myfont.txt", "myfont.png")

local textfield =, "some text")


textfield:setText("some other text")		-- change the text

-- to use the default font, pass nil value for the font parameter
local textfield2 =, "some other text with default font")

Methods, events and properties: