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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
   
Sets the text to be displayed in the fontstring. The text will have the color given to it via the fontinstance definition (or a FontString:SetTextColor call). You may however use [[UI_Escape_Sequences|escape sequences]] to modify the string's appearance.
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Sets the text to be displayed in the fontstring. The text will have the color given to it via the fontinstance definition (or a [[API_FontString_SetTextColor|FontString:SetTextColor]] call). You may however use [[UI_Escape_Sequences|escape sequences]] to modify the string's appearance.
   
 
NOTE: FontString has a limit of ~4000 chars.
 
NOTE: FontString has a limit of ~4000 chars.

Revision as of 23:04, July 25, 2009

Widget API


Synopsis

 FontString:SetText(string text)

Description

Sets the text to be displayed in the fontstring. The text will have the color given to it via the fontinstance definition (or a FontString:SetTextColor call). You may however use escape sequences to modify the string's appearance.

NOTE: FontString has a limit of ~4000 chars.

Examples

 FontString:SetText('|cff000000This text is black,|r |cffff0000while this text will be red.|r')

will return

 This text is black, while this text will be red.

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