ttk::label(n) Tk Themed Widget ttk::label(n)

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

ttk::label pathName ?options?

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.

-class	-compound	-cursor
-image	-padding	-state	-style	-takefocus
-text	-textvariable	-underline

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

Command-Line Name:	-anchor
Database Name:	anchor
Database Class:	Anchor
Specifies how the information in the widget is positioned relative to the inner margins. Legal values are n, ne, e, se, s, sw, w, nw, and center. See also -justify.
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:	-font
Database Name:	font
Database Class:	Font
Font to use for label text.
Command-Line Name:	-foreground
Database Name:	textColor
Database Class:	TextColor
The widget's foreground color. If unspecified, the theme default is used.
Command-Line Name:	-justify
Database Name:	justify
Database Class:	Justify
If there are multiple lines of text, specifies how the lines are laid out relative to one another. One of left, center, or right. See also -anchor.
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.

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

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.

ttk::widget(n), label(n)

8.5 Tk