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Electron Documentation

Class: TouchBarLabel

Create a label in the touch bar for native macOS applications

Process: Main

new TouchBarLabel(options)

  • options Object
    • label String (optional) - Text to display.
    • accessibilityLabel String (optional) - A short description of the button for use by screenreaders like VoiceOver.
    • textColor String (optional) - Hex color of text, i.e #ABCDEF.

When defining accessibilityLabel, ensure you have considered macOS best practices.

Instance Properties

The following properties are available on instances of TouchBarLabel:

touchBarLabel.label

A String representing the label's current text. Changing this value immediately updates the label in the touch bar.

touchBarLabel.accessibilityLabel

A String representing the description of the label to be read by a screen reader.

touchBarLabel.textColor

A String hex code representing the label's current text color. Changing this value immediately updates the label in the touch bar.


Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
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Select the previous search result
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