Font Operators

bpy.ops.font.case_set(case='LOWER')

Set font case

Parameters:case (enum in ['LOWER', 'UPPER'], (optional)) – Case, Lower or upper case
bpy.ops.font.case_toggle()

Toggle font case

bpy.ops.font.change_character(delta=1)

Change font character code

Parameters:delta (int in [-255, 255], (optional)) – Delta, Number to increase or decrease character code with
bpy.ops.font.change_spacing(delta=1)

Change font spacing

Parameters:delta (int in [-20, 20], (optional)) – Delta, Amount to decrease or increase character spacing with
bpy.ops.font.delete(type='PREVIOUS_CHARACTER')

Delete text by cursor position

Parameters:type (enum in ['NEXT_CHARACTER', 'PREVIOUS_CHARACTER', 'NEXT_WORD', 'PREVIOUS_WORD', 'SELECTION', 'NEXT_OR_SELECTION', 'PREVIOUS_OR_SELECTION'], (optional)) – Type, Which part of the text to delete
bpy.ops.font.line_break()

Insert line break at cursor position

bpy.ops.font.move(type='LINE_BEGIN')

Move cursor to position type

Parameters:type (enum in ['LINE_BEGIN', 'LINE_END', 'PREVIOUS_CHARACTER', 'NEXT_CHARACTER', 'PREVIOUS_WORD', 'NEXT_WORD', 'PREVIOUS_LINE', 'NEXT_LINE', 'PREVIOUS_PAGE', 'NEXT_PAGE'], (optional)) – Type, Where to move cursor to
bpy.ops.font.move_select(type='LINE_BEGIN')

Move the cursor while selecting

Parameters:type (enum in ['LINE_BEGIN', 'LINE_END', 'PREVIOUS_CHARACTER', 'NEXT_CHARACTER', 'PREVIOUS_WORD', 'NEXT_WORD', 'PREVIOUS_LINE', 'NEXT_LINE', 'PREVIOUS_PAGE', 'NEXT_PAGE'], (optional)) – Type, Where to move cursor to, to make a selection
bpy.ops.font.open(filepath="", hide_props_region=True, filter_blender=False, filter_backup=False, filter_image=False, filter_movie=False, filter_python=False, filter_font=True, filter_sound=False, filter_text=False, filter_archive=False, filter_btx=False, filter_collada=False, filter_alembic=False, filter_folder=True, filter_blenlib=False, filemode=9, relative_path=True, display_type='DEFAULT', sort_method='FILE_SORT_ALPHA', action_type='OPENFILE')

Load a new font from a file

Parameters:
  • filepath (string, (optional, never None)) – File Path, Path to file
  • hide_props_region (boolean, (optional)) – Hide Operator Properties, Collapse the region displaying the operator settings
  • filter_blender (boolean, (optional)) – Filter .blend files
  • filter_backup (boolean, (optional)) – Filter .blend files
  • filter_image (boolean, (optional)) – Filter image files
  • filter_movie (boolean, (optional)) – Filter movie files
  • filter_python (boolean, (optional)) – Filter python files
  • filter_font (boolean, (optional)) – Filter font files
  • filter_sound (boolean, (optional)) – Filter sound files
  • filter_text (boolean, (optional)) – Filter text files
  • filter_archive (boolean, (optional)) – Filter archive files
  • filter_btx (boolean, (optional)) – Filter btx files
  • filter_collada (boolean, (optional)) – Filter COLLADA files
  • filter_alembic (boolean, (optional)) – Filter Alembic files
  • filter_folder (boolean, (optional)) – Filter folders
  • filter_blenlib (boolean, (optional)) – Filter Blender IDs
  • filemode (int in [1, 9], (optional)) – File Browser Mode, The setting for the file browser mode to load a .blend file, a library or a special file
  • relative_path (boolean, (optional)) – Relative Path, Select the file relative to the blend file
  • display_type (enum in ['DEFAULT', 'LIST_VERTICAL', 'LIST_HORIZONTAL', 'THUMBNAIL'], (optional)) –

    Display Type

    • DEFAULT Default, Automatically determine display type for files.
    • LIST_VERTICAL Short List, Display files as short list.
    • LIST_HORIZONTAL Long List, Display files as a detailed list.
    • THUMBNAIL Thumbnails, Display files as thumbnails.
  • sort_method (enum in ['FILE_SORT_ALPHA', 'FILE_SORT_EXTENSION', 'FILE_SORT_TIME', 'FILE_SORT_SIZE'], (optional)) –

    File sorting mode

    • FILE_SORT_ALPHA Name, Sort the file list alphabetically.
    • FILE_SORT_EXTENSION Extension, Sort the file list by extension/type.
    • FILE_SORT_TIME Modified Date, Sort files by modification time.
    • FILE_SORT_SIZE Size, Sort files by size.
  • action_type (enum in ['OPENFILE', 'SAVE'], (optional)) –

    Action Type

    • OPENFILE Open, Use the file browser for opening files or a directory.
    • SAVE Save, Use the file browser for saving a file.
bpy.ops.font.select_all()

Select all text

bpy.ops.font.style_set(style='BOLD', clear=False)

Set font style

Parameters:
  • style (enum in ['BOLD', 'ITALIC', 'UNDERLINE', 'SMALL_CAPS'], (optional)) – Style, Style to set selection to
  • clear (boolean, (optional)) – Clear, Clear style rather than setting it
bpy.ops.font.style_toggle(style='BOLD')

Toggle font style

Parameters:style (enum in ['BOLD', 'ITALIC', 'UNDERLINE', 'SMALL_CAPS'], (optional)) – Style, Style to set selection to
bpy.ops.font.text_copy()

Copy selected text to clipboard

bpy.ops.font.text_cut()

Cut selected text to clipboard

bpy.ops.font.text_insert(text="", accent=False)

Insert text at cursor position

Parameters:
  • text (string, (optional, never None)) – Text, Text to insert at the cursor position
  • accent (boolean, (optional)) – Accent mode, Next typed character will strike through previous, for special character input
bpy.ops.font.text_paste()

Paste text from clipboard

bpy.ops.font.text_paste_from_file(filepath="", hide_props_region=True, filter_blender=False, filter_backup=False, filter_image=False, filter_movie=False, filter_python=False, filter_font=False, filter_sound=False, filter_text=True, filter_archive=False, filter_btx=False, filter_collada=False, filter_alembic=False, filter_folder=True, filter_blenlib=False, filemode=9, display_type='DEFAULT', sort_method='FILE_SORT_ALPHA', action_type='OPENFILE')

Paste contents from file

Parameters:
  • filepath (string, (optional, never None)) – File Path, Path to file
  • hide_props_region (boolean, (optional)) – Hide Operator Properties, Collapse the region displaying the operator settings
  • filter_blender (boolean, (optional)) – Filter .blend files
  • filter_backup (boolean, (optional)) – Filter .blend files
  • filter_image (boolean, (optional)) – Filter image files
  • filter_movie (boolean, (optional)) – Filter movie files
  • filter_python (boolean, (optional)) – Filter python files
  • filter_font (boolean, (optional)) – Filter font files
  • filter_sound (boolean, (optional)) – Filter sound files
  • filter_text (boolean, (optional)) – Filter text files
  • filter_archive (boolean, (optional)) – Filter archive files
  • filter_btx (boolean, (optional)) – Filter btx files
  • filter_collada (boolean, (optional)) – Filter COLLADA files
  • filter_alembic (boolean, (optional)) – Filter Alembic files
  • filter_folder (boolean, (optional)) – Filter folders
  • filter_blenlib (boolean, (optional)) – Filter Blender IDs
  • filemode (int in [1, 9], (optional)) – File Browser Mode, The setting for the file browser mode to load a .blend file, a library or a special file
  • display_type (enum in ['DEFAULT', 'LIST_VERTICAL', 'LIST_HORIZONTAL', 'THUMBNAIL'], (optional)) –

    Display Type

    • DEFAULT Default, Automatically determine display type for files.
    • LIST_VERTICAL Short List, Display files as short list.
    • LIST_HORIZONTAL Long List, Display files as a detailed list.
    • THUMBNAIL Thumbnails, Display files as thumbnails.
  • sort_method (enum in ['FILE_SORT_ALPHA', 'FILE_SORT_EXTENSION', 'FILE_SORT_TIME', 'FILE_SORT_SIZE'], (optional)) –

    File sorting mode

    • FILE_SORT_ALPHA Name, Sort the file list alphabetically.
    • FILE_SORT_EXTENSION Extension, Sort the file list by extension/type.
    • FILE_SORT_TIME Modified Date, Sort files by modification time.
    • FILE_SORT_SIZE Size, Sort files by size.
  • action_type (enum in ['OPENFILE', 'SAVE'], (optional)) –

    Action Type

    • OPENFILE Open, Use the file browser for opening files or a directory.
    • SAVE Save, Use the file browser for saving a file.
bpy.ops.font.textbox_add()

Add a new text box

bpy.ops.font.textbox_remove(index=0)

Remove the textbox

Parameters:index (int in [0, inf], (optional)) – Index, The current text box

Unlink active font data-block