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What Does This Widget Do?
The Label widget can be used like a form label or as an area header, depending on how you use the text alignment and apply styles.
When Should I Use This Widget?
Use a Label when you want to include text within an experience. The Label can be used for just a simple one or two-word label, or for larger amounts of text as well.
Are There Any Special Properties, Services, Events, or Actions?
To view a list of common widget properties, services, and events, see Common Widget Properties, Services, and Events.
The following tables list properties, services, and events that are specific to this widget.
Enable State-Based Formatting
Allows you to format the widget based on state definitions that have been defined in ThingWorx.
If the checkbox is selected the following properties appear:
Dependent Field
State Definition
For example, if a label has a State Definition value of error, the label turns red.
For more information about style and state definitions in ThingWorx, see Style and State Definitions in the ThingWorx Help Center.
Wrap Label Text
Allows you to choose to wrap the label text.
The Widget in Action
Here’s an example of what your widget might look like!
Minimum Steps Required for Use
What It Looks Like
1. Drag and drop a Label widget onto the canvas. For this example, we’ve placed labels in cells of a Grid Layout widget.
2. Enter the text you want displayed in the Text field.
To style the labels, we’ve added the following to the experience:
In the PROJECT pane under Styles > Application
.my-label {
font-family: Century Gothic;
font-color: black;
font-size: 12pt;
font-weight: normal;
font-style: normal;
In the Class field for each label—my-label
Style the Widget with CSS
You can use CSS to style the widget! The following is an example of a CSS class you could create and apply:
Keep in mind that it’s best to give your classes unique names so they do not conflict with other classes or OOTB properties.
CSS Example
What It Looks Like
.ptc-label {
font-size: 16px;
font-family: Century Gothic;
font-weight: bold;
color: Red;
For more information on implementing CSS classes, see Application Styles.