Inherits: Container < Control < CanvasItem < Node < Object

Inherited By: ColorPicker, HBoxContainer, VBoxContainer

Category: Core

Brief Description

Base class for box containers.


AlignMode alignment


void add_spacer ( bool begin )


enum AlignMode:

  • ALIGN_BEGIN = 0 — Aligns children with the beginning of the container.
  • ALIGN_CENTER = 1 — Aligns children with the center of the container.
  • ALIGN_END = 2 — Aligns children with the end of the container.


Arranges child controls vertically or horizontally, and rearranges the controls automatically when their minimum size changes.

Property Descriptions

Setter set_alignment(value)
Getter get_alignment()

The alignment of the container’s children (must be one of ALIGN_BEGIN, ALIGN_CENTER, or ALIGN_END).

Method Descriptions

  • void add_spacer ( bool begin )

Adds a control to the box as a spacer. If true, begin will insert the spacer control in front of other children.