Added in 1.9.0

/drawtext -hnrpbocvd <@window> <color> [color] [fontname fontsize] <x y [w h]> <text|&binvar>

Draws text at the specified co-ordinates.


Switch Description
-p Processes and interprets control codes in the text.
-b Indicates that you have specified the second color parameter as the background color for the text.
-o Indicates specified font should be in bold.
-c Indicates that you have specified the [w h] values as the rectangle in which text should be printed. Text will be clipped if it extends beyond this rectangle.
-h Highlights the windows icon if it is minimized.
-n Prevents the display from being updated immediately.
-r Indicates that the colors are in $rgb format.
-v Indicates &binvar is specified.


Parameter Description
<@window> Name of the window to draw.
<color> The textcolor.
[color] The background color, if -b has been specified.
[fontname fontsize] The name of the font and the size of the font.
<x y [w h]> The coordinate of the text.
<text<redpre#0>&binvar> The text or text from a &binvar to draw.


alias testdrawtext {
  window -p @win
  drawtext @win 4 Verdana 11 0 0 Hello World

Updated by Per Amundsen over 1 year ago · 8 revisions

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