Export (0) Print
Expand All

FocusManager.GetFocusedElement Method

Gets the element with logical focus within the specified focus scope.

Namespace: System.Windows.Input
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)

public static IInputElement GetFocusedElement (
	DependencyObject element
)
public static IInputElement GetFocusedElement (
	DependencyObject element
)
public static function GetFocusedElement (
	element : DependencyObject
) : IInputElement
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

element

The element with logical focus in the specified focus scope.

Return Value

The element in the specified focus scope with logical focus.

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentNullException

element is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The FocusedElement is the element which has logical focus for a specific focus scope. This object may or may not have keyboard focus. Keyboard focus refers to the element that receives keyboard input. For more information on focus, keyboard focus, and logical focus, see the Input Overview.

If element is not a focus scope, this method will return a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Use SetFocusedElement, to specify the element with logical focus within a specified focus scope.

The following example sets the element with logical focus by using the SetFocusedElement and it gets the element with logical focus by using the GetFocusedElement.

// Sets the focused element in focusScope1
// focusScope1 is a StackPanel.
FocusManager.SetFocusedElement(focusScope1, button2);

// Gets the focused element for focusScope 1
IInputElement focusedElement = FocusManager.GetFocusedElement(focusScope1);

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft