show String

Show some text on a the screen at the line you select.

brick.showString("Hello world", 1)


  • text: a string to show on the brick’s screen.
  • line: the line number on the screen where the text is displayed. The line numbers for the screen start with line 1.


Show a greeting on the screen. Then, respond with another message when ENTER is pressed.

brick.showString("Hello, I dare you to", 1);
brick.showString("press ENTER...", 2);
brick.buttonEnter.onEvent(ButtonEvent.Bumped, function () {
    brick.showString("Hey! Don't push my", 4);
    brick.showString("buttons.", 5);

See also

show number