Method

GtkEntryset_placeholder_text

Declaration [src]

void
gtk_entry_set_placeholder_text (
  GtkEntry* entry,
  const char* text
)

Description [src]

Sets text to be displayed in entry when it is empty.

This can be used to give a visual hint of the expected contents of the GtkEntry.

Parameters

text const char*
 

A string to be displayed when entry is empty and unfocused.

 The argument can be NULL.
 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
 The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.