Efl.Ui.Text (class)


Efl UI text class


Efl.Ui.Layout (class)Efl.Ui.Widget (class)Efl.Canvas.Group (class)Efl.Canvas.Object (class)Efl.Object (class)

Full hierarchy


autocapital_type (get, set)

Elm_Autocapital_Type efl_ui_text_autocapital_type_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_autocapital_type_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Autocapital_Type autocapital_type);

bounce_allow (get, set) [Overridden from Elm.Interface_Scrollable]

Bouncing behavior
void elm_interface_scrollable_bounce_allow_get(const Eo *obj, Eina_Bool *horiz, Eina_Bool *vert);
void elm_interface_scrollable_bounce_allow_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool horiz, Eina_Bool vert);

cnp_mode (get, set)

Elm_Cnp_Mode efl_ui_text_cnp_mode_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_cnp_mode_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Cnp_Mode cnp_mode);

constructor [Overridden from Efl.Object]

Call the object's constructor.
Efl_Object *efl_constructor(Eo *obj);


This clears and frees the items in a entry's contextual (longpress) menu.
void efl_ui_text_context_menu_clear(Eo *obj);

context_menu_disabled (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_context_menu_disabled_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_context_menu_disabled_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool disabled);


This adds an item to the entry's contextual menu.
void efl_ui_text_context_menu_item_add(Eo *obj, const char *label, const char *icon_file, Elm_Icon_Type icon_type, Evas_Smart_Cb func, const void *data);


Creates and returns a new cursor for the text.
Efl_Text_Cursor_Cursor *efl_ui_text_cursor_new(Eo *obj);


This ends a selection within the entry as though the user had just released the mouse button while making a selection.
void efl_ui_text_cursor_selection_end(Eo *obj);

destructor [Overridden from Efl.Object]

Call the object's destructor.
void efl_destructor(Eo *obj);

editable (get, set) [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Text.Interactive]

Whether the entry is editable.
Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_interactive_editable_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_interactive_editable_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool editable);

file (get, set) [Overridden from Efl.File]

void efl_file_get(const Eo *obj, const char **file, const char **key);
Eina_Bool efl_file_set(Eo *obj, const char *file, const char *key);

group_member_add [Overridden from Efl.Canvas.Group]

Set a canvas object as a member of a given group (or smart object).
void efl_canvas_group_member_add(Eo *obj, Efl_Canvas_Object *sub_obj);

input_hint (get, set)

Elm_Input_Hints efl_ui_text_input_hint_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_hint_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Input_Hints hints);

input_panel_enabled (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_input_panel_enabled_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_enabled_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool enabled);


Hide the input panel (virtual keyboard).
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_hide(Eo *obj);


Get the specific data of the current input panel.
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_imdata_get(const Eo *obj, void data, int *len);


Set the input panel-specific data to deliver to the input panel.
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_imdata_set(Eo *obj, const void *data, int len);

input_panel_language (get, set)

Elm_Input_Panel_Lang efl_ui_text_input_panel_language_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_language_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Input_Panel_Lang lang);

input_panel_layout (get, set)

Elm_Input_Panel_Layout efl_ui_text_input_panel_layout_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_layout_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Input_Panel_Layout layout);

input_panel_layout_variation (get, set)

int efl_ui_text_input_panel_layout_variation_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_layout_variation_set(Eo *obj, int variation);

input_panel_return_key_autoenabled (set)

Set whether the return key on the input panel is disabled automatically when entry has no text.
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_return_key_autoenabled_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool enabled);

input_panel_return_key_disabled (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_input_panel_return_key_disabled_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_return_key_disabled_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool disabled);

input_panel_return_key_type (get, set)

Elm_Input_Panel_Return_Key_Type efl_ui_text_input_panel_return_key_type_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_return_key_type_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Input_Panel_Return_Key_Type return_key_type);


Show the input panel (virtual keyboard) based on the input panel property of entry such as layout, autocapital types and so on.
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_show(Eo *obj);

input_panel_show_on_demand (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_input_panel_show_on_demand_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_input_panel_show_on_demand_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool ondemand);


This appends a custom item provider to the list for that entry
void efl_ui_text_item_provider_append(Eo *obj, Elm_Entry_Item_Provider_Cb func, void *data);


This prepends a custom item provider to the list for that entry
void efl_ui_text_item_provider_prepend(Eo *obj, Elm_Entry_Item_Provider_Cb func, void *data);


This removes a custom item provider to the list for that entry
void efl_ui_text_item_provider_remove(Eo *obj, Elm_Entry_Item_Provider_Cb func, void *data);

name (get, set) [Overridden from Efl.Access]

Accessible name of the object.
const char *efl_access_name_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_access_name_set(Eo *obj, const char *name);

password (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_password_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_password_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool password);

policy (get, set) [Overridden from Elm.Interface_Scrollable]

Scrollbar visibility policy
void elm_interface_scrollable_policy_get(const Eo *obj, Elm_Scroller_Policy *hbar, Elm_Scroller_Policy *vbar);
void elm_interface_scrollable_policy_set(Eo *obj, Elm_Scroller_Policy hbar, Elm_Scroller_Policy vbar);

position (get, set) [Overridden from Efl.Gfx]

The 2D position of a canvas object.
Eina_Position2D efl_gfx_position_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_gfx_position_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Position2D pos);

prediction_allow (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_prediction_allow_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_prediction_allow_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool prediction);

scrollable (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_scrollable_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_scrollable_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool scroll);


This executes a "copy" action on the selected text in the entry.
void efl_ui_text_selection_copy(Eo *obj);


This executes a "cut" action on the selected text in the entry.
void efl_ui_text_selection_cut(Eo *obj);

selection_handler_disabled (get, set)

Eina_Bool efl_ui_text_selection_handler_disabled_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_ui_text_selection_handler_disabled_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool disabled);


This executes a "paste" action in the entry.
void efl_ui_text_selection_paste(Eo *obj);

signal_callback_add [Overridden from Efl.Layout.Signal]

Adds a callback for an arriving Edje signal, emitted by a given Edje object.
Eina_Bool efl_layout_signal_callback_add(Eo *obj, const char *emission, const char *source, Efl_Signal_Cb func, void *data);

signal_callback_del [Overridden from Efl.Layout.Signal]

Removes a signal-triggered callback from an object.
Eina_Bool efl_layout_signal_callback_del(Eo *obj, const char *emission, const char *source, Efl_Signal_Cb func, void *data);

signal_emit [Overridden from Efl.Layout.Signal]

Sends/emits an Edje signal to this layout.
void efl_layout_signal_emit(Eo *obj, const char *emission, const char *source);

size (get, set) [Overridden from Efl.Gfx]

The 2D size of a canvas object.
Eina_Size2D efl_gfx_size_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_gfx_size_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Size2D size);

visible (get, set) [Overridden from Efl.Gfx]

The visibility of a canvas object.
Eina_Bool efl_gfx_visible_get(const Eo *obj);
void efl_gfx_visible_set(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool v);

attribute (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Indicate if a text attribute with a given name is set
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_attribute_get(const Eo *obj, const char *name, int *start_offset, int *end_offset, char **value);

attributes (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Gets list of all text attributes.
Eina_List *efl_access_text_attributes_get(const Eo *obj, int *start_offset, int *end_offset);

bounded_ranges (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Bounded ranges
Eina_List *efl_access_text_bounded_ranges_get(const Eo *obj, Eina_Bool screen_coords, Eina_Rect rect, Efl_Access_Text_Clip_Type xclip, Efl_Access_Text_Clip_Type yclip);

caret_offset (get, set) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Caret offset property
int efl_access_text_caret_offset_get(const Eo *obj);
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_caret_offset_set(Eo *obj, int offset);

character (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Gets single character present in accessible widget's text at given offset.
Eina_Unicode efl_access_text_character_get(const Eo *obj, int offset);

character_count (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Character count
int efl_access_text_character_count_get(const Eo *obj);

character_extents (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Character extents
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_character_extents_get(const Eo *obj, int offset, Eina_Bool screen_coords, Eina_Rect *rect);

content (set) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Editable.Text]

Editable content property
Eina_Bool efl_access_editable_text_content_set(Eo *obj, const char *string);

copy protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Editable.Text]

Copy text between start and end parameter
Eina_Bool efl_access_editable_text_copy(Eo *obj, int start, int end);

cut protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Editable.Text]

Cut text between start and end parameter
Eina_Bool efl_access_editable_text_cut(Eo *obj, int start, int end);

default_attributes (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Default attributes
Eina_List *efl_access_text_default_attributes_get(const Eo *obj);

delete protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Editable.Text]

Delete text between start and end parameter
Eina_Bool efl_access_editable_text_delete(Eo *obj, int start, int end);

insert protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Editable.Text]

Insert text at given position
Eina_Bool efl_access_editable_text_insert(Eo *obj, const char *string, int position);

interest_region (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Widget]

Region of interest inside this widget, that should be given priority to be visible inside a scroller.
Eina_Rect efl_ui_widget_interest_region_get(const Eo *obj);

offset_at_point (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Offset at given point
int efl_access_text_offset_at_point_get(const Eo *obj, Eina_Bool screen_coords, int x, int y);

on_access_activate protected [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Widget]

Hook function called when widget is activated through accessibility.
Eina_Bool efl_ui_widget_on_access_activate(Eo *obj, Efl_Ui_Activate act);

on_disabled_update protected [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Widget]

Virtual function called when the widget becomes disabled.
Eina_Bool efl_ui_widget_on_disabled_update(Eo *obj, Eina_Bool disabled);

on_focus_update protected [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Widget]

Virtual function handling focus in/out events on the widget
Eina_Bool efl_ui_widget_on_focus_update(Eo *obj, Elm_Widget_Item *item);

paste protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Editable.Text]

Paste text at given position
Eina_Bool efl_access_editable_text_paste(Eo *obj, int position);

range_extents (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Range extents
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_range_extents_get(const Eo *obj, Eina_Bool screen_coords, int start_offset, int end_offset, Eina_Rect *rect);

selection (get, set) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Selection property
void efl_access_text_selection_get(const Eo *obj, int selection_number, int *start_offset, int *end_offset);
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_selection_set(Eo *obj, int selection_number, int start_offset, int end_offset);

selection_add protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Add selection
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_selection_add(Eo *obj, int start_offset, int end_offset);

selection_remove protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Remove selection
Eina_Bool efl_access_text_selection_remove(Eo *obj, int selection_number);

selections_count (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Selection count property
int efl_access_text_selections_count_get(const Eo *obj);

state_set (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access]

Gets set describing object accessible states.
Efl_Access_State_Set efl_access_state_set_get(const Eo *obj);

string (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Gets string, start and end offset in text according to given initial offset and granularity.
char *efl_access_text_string_get(const Eo *obj, Efl_Access_Text_Granularity granularity, int *start_offset, int *end_offset);

text (get) protected [Overridden from Efl.Access.Text]

Gets text of accessible widget.
char *efl_access_text_get(const Eo *obj, int start_offset, int end_offset);

theme_apply protected [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Widget]

Virtual function called when the widget needs to re-apply its theme.
Efl_Ui_Theme_Apply efl_ui_widget_theme_apply(Eo *obj);

widget_sub_object_del protected [Overridden from Efl.Ui.Widget]

Virtual function handling sub objects being removed.
Eina_Bool efl_ui_widget_sub_object_del(Eo *obj, Efl_Canvas_Object *sub_obj);


attribute_append Add key-value pair identifying object extra attributes
attributes_clear Removes all attributes in accessible object.
description (get, set) Contextual information about object.
relationship_append Defines the relationship between two accessible objects.
relationship_remove Removes the relationship between two accessible objects.
relationships_clear Removes all relationships in accessible object.
role (get, set) The role of the object in accessibility domain.
class root (get) Get root object of accessible object hierarchy
translation_domain (get, set) The translation domain of "name" and "description" properties.
type (get, set) Type of accessibility object
class protected event_emit Emit event
class protected event_handler_add Register accessibility event listener
class protected event_handler_del Deregister accessibility event listener
protected index_in_parent (get) Gets index of the child in parent's children list.
protected localized_role_name (get) Gets an localized string describing accessible object role name.
protected reading_info_type (get, set)
protected relation_set (get) Gets an all relations between accessible object and other accessible objects.
protected role_name (get) Gets human-readable string indentifying object accessibility role.
protected accessible_at_point_get Gets top component object occupying space at given coordinates.
protected alpha (get) Gets alpha of accessible widget.
protected contains Contains accessible widget
protected extents (get, set) Geometry of accessible widget.
protected layer (get) Evas layer of accessible widget.
protected position (get, set) Position of accessible widget.
protected size (get, set) Size of accessible widget.
protected z_order (get) Gets the depth at which the component is shown in relation to other components in the same container.
group_change Marks the object as dirty.
group_member_is Finds out if a given object is a member of this group.
group_members_iterate Returns an iterator over the children of this object, which are canvas objects.
group_need_recalculate (get, set) Indicates that the group's layout needs to be recalculated.
paragraph_direction (get, set) This handles text paragraph direction of the given object. Even if the given object is not textblock or text, its smart child objects can inherit the paragraph direction from the given object. The default paragraph direction is inherit.
protected group_clipper (get) The internal clipper object used by this group.
above (get) Get the Evas object stacked right above obj
anti_alias (get, set)
below (get) Get the Evas object stacked right below obj
clipees (get) Return a list of objects currently clipped by obj.
clipees_has Test if any object is clipped by obj.
coords_inside (get) Returns whether the coords are logically inside the object.
del Unrefs the object and reparents it to NULL.
event_animation (get, set) Set the animation which starts when the given event_name happens to the object.
freeze_events (get, set)
geometry (get, set) Rectangular geometry that combines both position and size.
hint_align (get, set) Hints for an object's alignment.
hint_aspect (get, set) Defines the aspect ratio to respect when scaling this object.
hint_combined_min (get) Read-only minimum size combining both Efl.Gfx.Size.Hint.hint_restricted_min and Efl.Gfx.Size.Hint.hint_min size hints.
hint_margin (get, set) Hints for an object's margin or padding space.
hint_max (get, set) Hints on the object's maximum size.
hint_min (get, set) Hints on the object's minimum size.
protected set hint_restricted_min (get, set) Internal hints for an object's minimum size.
hint_weight (get, set) Hints for an object's weight.
key_focus (get, set) Indicates that this object is the keyboard event receiver on its canvas.
key_grab Requests keyname key events be directed to obj.
key_ungrab Removes the grab on keyname key events by obj.
layer (get, set)
loop (get) The loop to which this object belongs to.
lower Lower obj to the bottom of its layer.
pass_events (get, set)
pointer_inside (get) Returns whether the mouse pointer is logically inside the canvas.
pointer_mode (get, set) Low-level pointer behaviour.
pointer_mode_by_device (get, set) Low-level pointer behaviour by device. See Efl.Canvas.Object.pointer_mode.get and Efl.Canvas.Object.pointer_mode.set for more explanation.
precise_is_inside (get, set)
propagate_events (get, set)
raise Raise obj to the top of its layer.
render_op (get, set) Render mode to be used for compositing the Evas object.
repeat_events (get, set)
seat_event_filter (get, set)
seat_focus (get) Check if this object is focused.
seat_focus_add Add a seat to the focus list.
seat_focus_check Check if this object is focused by a given seat
seat_focus_del Remove a seat from the focus list.
stack_above Stack obj immediately above
stack_below Stack obj immediately below
protected render_parent (get) Gets the parent smart object of a given Evas object, if it has one.
load_error (get) Gets the (last) file loading error for a given object.
save Save the given image object's contents to an (image) file.
color_class_code (get, set)
color_code (get, set)
lightning_3d Apply a lighting effect on the object.
lightning_3d_absolute Apply a lighting effect to the object.
map_alpha (get, set) Alpha flag for map rendering.
map_clockwise (get) Clockwise state of a map (read-only).
map_color (get, set) Color of a vertex in the map.
map_coord_absolute (get, set) A point's absolute coordinate on the canvas.
map_has Read-only property indicating whether an object is mapped.
map_point_count (get, set) Number of points of a map.
map_reset Resets the map transformation to its default state.
map_smooth (get, set) Smoothing state for map rendering.
map_uv (get, set) Map point's U and V texture source point.
perspective_3d Apply a perspective transform to the map
perspective_3d_absolute Apply a perspective transform to the map
rotate Apply a rotation to the object.
rotate_3d Rotate the object around 3 axes in 3D.
rotate_3d_absolute Rotate the object around 3 axes in 3D, using absolute coordinates.
rotate_absolute Apply a rotation to the object, using absolute coordinates.
rotate_quat Rotate the object in 3D using a unit quaternion.
rotate_quat_absolute Rotate the object in 3D using a unit quaternion, using absolute coordinates.
translate Apply a translation to the object using map.
zoom Apply a zoom to the object.
zoom_absolute Apply a zoom to the object, using absolute coordinates.
hint_base (get, set) Base size for objects with sizing restrictions.
hint_step (get, set) Step size for objects with sizing restrictions.
calc_auto_update_hints (get, set) Whether this object updates its size hints automatically.
calc_parts_extends Calculates the geometry of the region, relative to a given layout object's area, occupied by all parts in the object.
calc_size_min Calculates the minimum required size for a given layout object.
protected calc_force Forces a Size/Geometry calculation.
allow_parent_unref (get, set) Allow an object to be deleted by unref even if it has a parent.
children_iterator_new Get an iterator on all childrens
comment (get, set) A human readable comment for the object
composite_attach Make an object a composite object of another.
composite_detach Detach a composite object from another object.
composite_part_is Check if an object is part of a composite object.
event_callback_forwarder_add Add an event callback forwarder for an event and an object.
event_callback_forwarder_del Remove an event callback forwarder for an event and an object.
event_callback_stop Stop the current callback call.
event_freeze Freeze events of object.
event_freeze_count (get) Return freeze events of object.
class event_global_freeze Freeze events of object.
class event_global_freeze_count (get) Return freeze events of object.
class event_global_thaw Thaw events of object.
event_thaw Thaw events of object.
finalized (get) True if the object is already finalized, otherwise false.
name (get, set) The name of the object.
name_find Find a child object with the given name and return it.
parent (get, set) The parent of an object.
has_owner Determine whether the selection data has owner
selection_clear Clear the selection data from the object
selection_get Get the data from the object that has selection
selection_set Set the selection data to the object
text (get, set)
font (get, set) The font name and size that is used for the displayed text
font_bitmap_scalable (get, set) The bitmap fonts have fixed size glyphs for several available sizes. Basically, it is not scalable. But, it needs to be scalable for some use cases. (ex. colorful emoji fonts)
font_fallbacks (get, set) Comma-separated list of font fallbacks
font_lang (get, set) Specific language of the displayed font
font_slant (get, set) Type of slant of the displayed font
font_source (get, set) The source that will be used to lookup the font of the text
font_weight (get, set) Type of weight of the displayed font
font_width (get, set) Type of width of the displayed font
ellipsis (get, set) Ellipsis value (number from -1.0 to 1.0)
halign (get, set) Horizontal alignment of text
halign_auto_type (get, set) Horizontal alignment of text
linegap (get, set) Minimal line gap (top and bottom) for each line in the text
linerelgap (get, set) Relative line gap (top and bottom) for each line in the text
multiline (get, set) Multiline is enabled or not
password (get, set) Whether text is a password
replacement_char (get, set) The character used to replace characters that can't be displayed
tabstops (get, set) Tabstops value
valign (get, set) Vertical alignment of text
wrap (get, set) Wrap mode for use in the text
backing_color (get, set) Backing color
backing_type (get, set) Enable or disable backing type
effect_type (get, set) Type of effect used for the displayed text
gfx_filter (get, set) Program that applies a special filter
glow2_color (get, set) Second color of the glow effect
glow_color (get, set) Color of glow effect
normal_color (get, set) Color of text, excluding style
outline_color (get, set) Color of outline effect
shadow_color (get, set) Color of shadow effect
shadow_direction (get, set) Direction of shadow effect
strikethrough_color (get, set) Color of strikethrough_style
strikethrough_type (get, set) Type of strikethrough style
underline2_color (get, set) Color of underline2 style
underline2_type (get, set) Type of underline2 style
underline_color (get, set) Color of normal underline style
underline_dashed_color (get, set) Color of dashed underline style
underline_dashed_gap (get, set) Gap of dashed underline style
underline_dashed_width (get, set) Width of dashed underline style
underline_height (get, set) Height of underline style
underline_type (get, set) Sets an underline style on the text
language (get, set) The (human) language for this object.
drag_action_set Set the action for the drag
drag_cancel Cancel the on-going drag
drag_start Start a drag and drop process at the drag side. During dragging, there are three events emitted as belows: - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_POS - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_ACCEPT - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_DONE
drop_target_add Make the current object as drop targert. There are four events emitted: - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_ENTER - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_LEAVE - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_POS - EFL_UI_DND_EVENT_DRAG_DROP.
drop_target_del Delete the dropable status from object
fetch This will fetch the data from a registered node.
logical_end Return the last logical object.
manager_focus (get, set) The element which is currently focused by this manager
move Move the focus into the given direction.
pop_history_stack Removes the most upper history element, and gives the focus to the next one below
redirect (get, set) Add a another manager to serve the move requests.
request_move Returns the object which would be the next object to focus in the given direction.
request_subchild Returns a widget that can receive focus
reset_history Reset the history stack of this manager object. This means the most upper element will be unfocused, all other elements will be removed from the remembered before.
root (get, set) Root node for all logical subtrees.
setup_on_first_touch Called when this manager is set as redirect
prepare_logical Tells the object that its children will be queried soon by the given manager.
calc_freeze Freezes the layout object.
calc_thaw Thaws the layout object.
connect Connect property
connect Connect factory
content_count Returns the number of UI elements packed in this container.
content_iterate Begin iterating over this object's contents.
content_remove Unswallow an object from this container.
finalize Called at the end of efl_add. Should not be called, just overridden.
group_calculate Triggers an immediate recalculation of this object's geometry.
group_data (get) Retrives an EDC data field's value from a given Edje object's group.
group_size_max (get) Gets the maximum size specified -- as an EDC property -- for a given Edje object
group_size_min (get) Gets the minimum size specified -- as an EDC property -- for a given Edje object
message_send Sends an (Edje) message to a given Edje object
mmap (get, set)
model (get, set) Model that is/will be
part Returns Efl.Ui.Widget.Part.
signal_process Processes an object's messages and signals queue.
theme (set) The theme of this widget, defines which edje group will be used.
protected widget_sub_object_add Virtual function handling sub objects being added.
selection_allowed (get, set) Whether or not selection is allowed on this object
selection_cursors (get) The cursors used for selection handling.
translatable_text (get, set) A unique string to be translated.
access_info (get, set) Accessibility information.
clip (get, set)
color (get, set)
cursor (get, set) The cursor to be shown when mouse is over the object
cursor_style (get, set) A different style for the cursor.
cursor_theme_search_enabled (get, set) Whether the cursor may be looked in the theme or not.
debug_name_override Build a read-only name for this object used for debugging.
disabled (get, set) Whether the widget is enabled (accepts and reacts to user inputs).
protected set focus (get, set) This is called by the manager and should never be called by anyone else.
focus_allow (get, set) The ability for a widget to be focused.
focus_geometry (get) The geometry used to calculate relationships between other objects.
focus_highlight_animate (get, set) Whether focus highlight should animate or not.
focus_highlight_enabled (get, set) Whether focus highlight is enabled or not.
focus_highlight_style (get, set) Control the widget focus highlight style.
focus_manager (get) Describes which manager is used to register.
focus_move_policy (get, set) The widget's focus move policy.
focus_move_policy_automatic (get, set) Control the widget's focus_move_policy mode setting.
focus_parent (get) Describes which logical parent is used by this object.
focused_item (get) Get the focused widget item.
group_member_del Removes a member object from a given smart object.
interest_region_mode (get, set) Defines how Efl.Ui.Widget.show_region should be calculated.
is_frame_object (get, set) If true the object belongs to the window border decorations.
mirrored (get, set) Whether this object should be mirrored.
mirrored_automatic (get, set) Whether the property Efl.Ui.Base.mirrored should be set automatically.
no_render (get, set)
orientation_mode_disabled (get, set) Whether the widget's automatic orientation is disabled or not.
parent (get, set) Object's accessible parent.
provider_find Searches upwards in the object tree for a provider which knows the given class/interface.
scale (get, set) The scaling factor of an object.
scroll_freeze_pop Pop scroller freeze
scroll_freeze_push Push scroller freeze
scroll_hold_pop Pop scroller hold
scroll_hold_push Push scroll hold
protected set style (get, set) The widget style to use.
widget_top (get) Root widget in the widget hierarchy.
protected attributes (get) Gets key-value pairs indentifying object extra attributes. Must be free by a user.
protected children (get) Gets object's accessible children.
protected focus_grab Focuses accessible widget.
protected focus_highlight_geometry (get) The rectangle region to be highlighted on focus.
protected focus_manager_create If the widget needs a focus manager, this function will be called.
protected focus_state_apply Register focus with the given configuration.
protected on_access_update Hook function called when accessibility is changed on the widget.
protected on_orientation_update Virtual function handling canvas orientation changes.
protected on_show_region_hook (set) Hook function called when the Efl.Ui.Widget.show_region is changed.
protected resize_object (set) This is the internal canvas object managed by a widget.
protected show_region (get, set) Region inside the widget to show.
protected translation_update This implements the calls to gettext() and text_set().
protected widget_event Virtual function handling input events on the widget.
protected widget_parent (get, set) The internal parent of this widget.
animate_start_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the scrolling animation has started.
animate_stop_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the scrolling animation has stopped.
border_elements (get) The list of elements which are at the border of the graph.
bounce_animator_disabled (get, set) Bounce animator
content_min_limit Prevent the scrollable from being smaller than the minimum size of the content.
content_min_limit_cb (set) set the callback to run on minimal limit content
content_pos_get Get content position
content_pos_set Set the content position
content_region (get, set) Currently visible content region
content_region_show Show a specific virtual region within the scroller content object
content_size (get) Get the size of the content object
content_viewport_geometry (get) Content viewport geometry
content_viewport_resize_cb (set) When the viewport is resized, the callback is called.
current_page (get) Get scroll current page number.
drag_start_cb (set) Set the callback to run when dragging of the contents has started.
drag_stop_cb (set) Set the callback to run when dragging of the contents has stopped.
edge_bottom_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the bottom edge of the content has been reached.
edge_left_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the left edge of the content has been reached.
edge_right_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the right edge of the content has been reached.
edge_top_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the top edge of the content has been reached.
extern_pan (set) Extern pan
freeze (set) Freeze property
gravity (get, set) Control scrolling gravity on the scrollable
hbar_drag_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the horizontal scrollbar is dragged.
hbar_press_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the horizontal scrollbar is pressed.
hbar_unpress_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the horizontal scrollbar is unpressed.
hold (set) Hold property
item_loop_enabled (get, set) Whether scrolling should loop around.
last_page (get) Get scroll last page number.
loop (get, set) Controls an infinite loop for a scroller.
mirrored (set) Mirroed property
momentum_animator_disabled (get, set) Momentum animator
movement_block (get, set) Blocking of scrolling (per axis)
objects (set) Object property
page_bring_in Show a specific virtual region within the scroller content object by page number.
page_change_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the visible page changes.
page_relative (set) Set scroll page size relative to viewport size.
page_scroll_limit (get, set) Page scroll limit
page_show Show a specific virtual region within the scroller content object by page number.
page_size (get, set) Scroll page size relative to viewport size.
page_snap_allow (get, set) Page snapping behavior
paging (get, set) Pagin property
region_bring_in Show a specific virtual region within the scroller content object.
repeat_events (get, set) It decides whether the scrollable object propagates the events to content object or not.
scroll_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the content has been moved.
scroll_down_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the content has been moved down.
scroll_left_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the content has been moved to the left
scroll_right_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the content has been moved to the right.
scroll_up_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the content has been moved up.
scrollable_content (set) Content property
single_direction (get, set) Single direction scroll configuration
step_size (get, set) Step size
vbar_drag_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the horizontal scrollbar is dragged.
vbar_press_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the vertical scrollbar is pressed.
vbar_unpress_cb (set) Set the callback to run when the horizontal scrollbar is unpressed.
wheel_disabled (get, set) Control Wheel disable Enable or disable mouse wheel to be used to scroll the scroller content. heel is enabled by default.



Called when entry is aborted


Called when entry is activated


Called when anchor is clicked


Called on anchor down


Called when hover opened


Called on anchor in


Called on anchor out


called on anchor up


Called when entry changes


The text object has changed due to user interaction


Called when context menu was opened


Called on cursor changed


Called on manual cursor change


Called when maximum entry length has been reached


Called when entry preedit changed


Called when entry pressed


Called when redo is requested


Called when entry is rejected


Called when text set finished


Called when undo is requested


Called when validating


active,descendant,changed Called when active state of descendant has changed
added Called when item is added
bounds,changed Called when boundaries have changed
children,changed Called when children have changed
property,changed Called when property has changed
removed Called when item is removed
state,changed Called when state has changed
visible,data,changed Called when visibility has changed
access,text,attributes,changed Text attributes have changed
access,text,bounds,changed Text bounds have changed
access,text,caret,moved Caret moved
access,text,inserted Text was inserted
access,text,removed Text was removed
access,text,selection,changed Text selection has changed
animator,tick Animator tick synchronized with screen vsync if possible.
content,added Sent after a new item was added.
content,removed Sent after an item was removed, before unref.
hide Object just became invisible.
move Object was moved, its position during the event is the new one.
resize Object was resized, its size during the event is the new one.
show Object just became visible.
change,size,hints Object size hints changed.
restack Object stacking was changed.
finger,down Finger pressed (finger id is known).
finger,move Finger moved (current and previous positions are known).
finger,up Finger released (finger id is known).
focus,in A focus in event.
focus,out A focus out event.
hold All input events are on hold or resumed.
key,down Keyboard key press.
key,up Keyboard key release.
pointer,axis Pen or other axis event update.
pointer,cancel Main pointer button press was cancelled (button id is known). This can happen in rare cases when the window manager passes the focus to a more urgent window, for instance. You probably don't need to listen to this event, as it will be accompanied by an up event.
pointer,down Main pointer button pressed (button id is known).
pointer,in Pointer entered a window or a widget.
pointer,move Main pointer move (current and previous positions are known).
pointer,out Pointer left a window or a widget.
pointer,up Main pointer button released (button id is known).
pointer,wheel Mouse wheel event.
circular,dependency A circular dependency between parts of the object was found.
recalc The layout was recalculated.
callback,add A callback was added.
callback,del A callback was deleted.
del Object is being deleted.
destruct Object has been fully destroyed. It can not be used beyond this point. This event should only serve to clean up any dangling pointer.
selection,changed Called when display server's selection has changed
clicked Called when object iss clicked
clicked,double Called when object receives a double click
clicked,right Called when object receives a right click
clicked,triple Called when object receives a triple click
longpressed Called when the object receives a long press
pressed Called when the object is pressed
repeated Called when the object receives repeated presses/clicks
unpressed Called when the object is no longer pressed
drag,accept accept drag data
drag,done drag is done (mouse up)
drag,drop called when the drag object dropped on this object
drag,enter called when the drag object enters this object
drag,leave called when the drag object leaves this object
drag,pos called when the drag object changes drag position
coords,dirty Emitted once the graph is dirty, this means there are potential changes in border_elements you want to know about
flush,pre Emitted once the graph calculationg will be performed
focused Emitted if the manager has focused an object, the passed focus object is the last focused object
redirect,changed Emitted when the redirect object has changed, the old manager is passed as event info
focus,changed Emitted if the focus state has changed
logical,changed Emitted when a new logical parent should be used.
manager,changed Emitted when a new manager is the parent for this object.
theme,changed Called when theme changed
edge,down Called when hitting the bottom edge
edge,left Called when hitting the left edge
edge,right Called when hitting the right edge
edge,up Called when hitting the top edge
scroll Called when scrolling
scroll,anim,start Called when scroll animation starts
scroll,anim,stop Called when scroll animation stopps
scroll,down Called when scrolling downwards
scroll,drag,start Called when scroll drag starts
scroll,drag,stop Called when scroll drag stops
scroll,left Called when scrolling left
scroll,right Called when scrolling right
scroll,start Called when scroll operation starts
scroll,stop Called when scroll operation stops
scroll,up Called when scrolling upwards
selected Called when selected
selection,cleared Called when selection is cleared
selection,copy Called when selection is copied
selection,cut Called when selection is cut
selection,paste Called when selection is pasted
selection,start Called at selection start
unselected Called when no longer selected
access,changed Called when accessibility changed
language,changed Called when widget language changed
moved Called when widget moved
changed Called when content changed