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ContainerControl.ProcessTabKey Method

Selects the next available control and makes it the active control.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

'Declaration
<UIPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, Window := UIPermissionWindow.AllWindows)> _
Protected Overridable Function ProcessTabKey ( _
	forward As Boolean _
) As Boolean
'Usage
Dim forward As Boolean 
Dim returnValue As Boolean 

returnValue = Me.ProcessTabKey(forward)

Parameters

forward
Type: System.Boolean

true to cycle forward through the controls in the ContainerControl; otherwise, false.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if a control is selected; otherwise, false.

A control with its TabStop property set to false cannot be selected, so the next available control will be selected.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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