Style Properties

Styles have a number of properties that you can manipulate. This page explains all of them in detail. The "Default" value is what is used if you inherit from nothing.

Font

Set all the basic font properties.

Name Description Example Default
Font Color The color of your font.  #000080 #000000
Font Family The name of a font. The font must be in your font palette to take effect. New Tegomin Arial
Font Scale Height Stretches the font's height. A percentage that the height should be scaled. 100 is normal. 150 100
Font Scale Width Stretches the font's width. A percentage that the width should be scaled relative to the normal width of the font. 100 is normal. 50 100
Font Size A font size in pixels. 33 42
Font Variant Converts all the text to uppercase characters, with the first letter being big and subsequent letters still being uppercase, but smaller. small-caps normal
Text Transform Converts the text from whatever casing it has to uppercase, lowercase, or capitalizes the first letter. uppercase normal

Overline

Draws a line over the text.

Name Description Example Default
Overline Color The color of the line.  Must also set a Overline Thickness.  #313FD6 #000000
Overline Offset The number of pixels to raise or lower the line. -2 0
overlineThickness The number of pixels thick the line should be. 10 0

Drop Shadow

Adds a drop shadow to your text.

Name Description Example Default
Drop Shadow Enabled Set to "true" if you want a drop shadow. true false
Drop Shadow Opacity The transparency level of the shadow. 50 100
Drop Shadow Angle The angle you want the drop shadow from 0 to 359 degrees. 45 45
Drop Shadow Blur The number of pixels of blurriness that should be created. More pixels is more blurry. 3 100
Drop Shadow Color The color the shadow should cast.  #00ff00 black
Drop Shadow Distance The number of pixels away from the text the shadow should cast. 3 5

Line Through

Draws a line through your text.

Name Description Example Default
Line Through Color   
The color of the line.  Must also set a Line Through Thickness. red #000000
Line Through Offset   
The number of pixels to raise or lower the line. -5 0
Line Through Thickness The number of pixels thick the line should be.  3 0

Outline

Adds a stroke to the font, outlining it.

Name Description Example Default
Stroke The color of your font's outline.  #781300 #000000
Stroke Thickness Set to the number of pixels thick you'd like an outline on your font. 3 0

Underline

Draws a line under the text.

Name Description Example Default
Underline Color The color of the line. Must also set a Underline Thickness. #008800 #000000
Underline Offset The number of pixels to raise or lower the line. 5 0
Underline Thickness The number of pixels thick the line should be.  5 0

Advanced

Name Description Example Default
Vertical Align How this style should align itself with other styles. Must be one of "top", "middle", "bottom", "baseline". bottom baseline
Padding Set this to a number of extra pixels needed to show a font that isn't rendering correctly. This is handy when fonts don't report their dimensions accurately, which is common with decorative fonts. 10 0
Inherit From A comma separated list of the names of other styles to inherit properties from. Note that this feature does not take into account the "Inherit From" field in the styles this style is inheriting from. Also, note that the last member of the list will overwrite the properties of earlier members if there is a conflict. See inheritance for more information. red, big

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