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This page is reference material which explains every setting and option for this section of an MPF yaml config file. See the instructions for config files for formatting and other details. See our guide to config file examples for more examples of real configs in action.
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widget_styles: section of your config is where you configure
styles for your widgets.
Default styles for widget types
widget_styles: text_default: font_size: 21 color: red
Specifying widget styles
You can also specify re-usable styles and apply them to widgets. In the following example, the text "HELLO" will render at font size 100:
widget_styles: big_style: font_size: 100 slides: slide1: - type: text text: HELLO style: big_style
You can supply multiple styles to a single widget, and they will be applied in the order given.
widget_styles: warning_text: font_size: 12 color: yellow bottom_left: anchor_x: left anchor_y: bottom x: 5 y: 5 hurryup: color: red widgets: timer_runout: - type: text text: Hurry! style: warning_text, bottom_left, hurryup
In the above example, the text "Hurry!" will be anchored in the lower-left of the display and rendered at size 12 and color red. Notice that the color from the hurryup style overwrites the color from warning_text style, because of the order the styles are listed in the widget.
The config reference below is incomplete. You can use all settings of your widget.
The following sections are optional in the
widget_styles: section of
your config. (If you don't include them, the default will be used).
Single value, type:
color (color name, hex, or list of values
The color of the widget.
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