Ghost108 Ghost108 - 10 months ago 71
Swift Question

swift label only border left

good morning together,

i have a tableview like this:
enter image description here

in cell one i have got an red text label on the right side.
left from it i include an image like a grey line.

with this code i can set a complete green border:

cell.Label.layer.borderWidth = 0.5
cell.Label.layer.borderColor = UIColor.greenColor().CGColor

can i set only a border on the left side from this text label?
i use swift ios8 - so, i need a swift solution

Answer Source

Here is an extension you can add to your project:

extension CALayer {

    func addBorder(edge: UIRectEdge, color: UIColor, thickness: CGFloat) {

        var border = CALayer()

        switch edge {
        case UIRectEdge.Top:
            border.frame = CGRectMake(0, 0, CGRectGetHeight(self.frame), thickness)
        case UIRectEdge.Bottom:
            border.frame = CGRectMake(0, CGRectGetHeight(self.frame) - thickness, UIScreen.mainScreen().bounds.width, thickness)
        case UIRectEdge.Left:
            border.frame = CGRectMake(0, 0, thickness, CGRectGetHeight(self.frame))
        case UIRectEdge.Right:
            border.frame = CGRectMake(CGRectGetWidth(self.frame) - thickness, 0, thickness, CGRectGetHeight(self.frame))

        border.backgroundColor = color.CGColor;



And the use it like this:

cell.Label.layer.addBorder(UIRectEdge.Top, color: UIColor.greenColor(), thickness: 0.5)