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TextBoxBase Properties

The properties of the TextBoxBase class are listed here. For a complete list of TextBoxBase class members, see the TextBoxBase Members topic.

Public Properties

public propertyAcceptsTab

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating whether pressing the TAB key in a multiline text box control types a TAB character in the control instead of moving the focus to the next control in the tab order.
public propertyAccessibilityObject (inherited from Control) Gets the AccessibleObject assigned to the control.
public propertyAccessibleDefaultActionDescription (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the default action description of the control for use by accessibility client applications.
public propertyAccessibleDescription (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the description of the control used by accessibility client applications.
public propertyAccessibleName (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the name of the control used by accessibility client applications.
public propertyAccessibleRole (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the accessible role of the control
public propertyAllowDrop (inherited from Control) Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can accept data that the user drags onto it.
public propertyAnchor (inherited from Control) Gets or sets which edges of the control are anchored to the edges of its container.
public propertyAutoSize Gets or sets a value indicating whether the height of the control automatically adjusts when the font assigned to the control is changed.
public propertyBackColor

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Overridden. Gets or sets the background color of the control.
public propertyBackgroundImage Overridden. See Control.BackgroundImage.
public propertyBindingContext (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the BindingContext for the control.
public propertyBorderStyle Gets or sets the border type of the text box control.
public propertyBottom (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the distance, in pixels, between the bottom edge of the control and the top edge of its container's client area.
public propertyBounds (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the size and location of the control including its nonclient elements.
public propertyCanFocus (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control can receive focus.
public propertyCanSelect (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control can be selected.
public propertyCanUndo Gets a value indicating whether the user can undo the previous operation in a text box control.
public propertyCapture (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control has captured the mouse.
public propertyCausesValidation (inherited from Control) Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control causes validation to be performed on any controls that require validation when it receives focus.
public propertyClientRectangle (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the rectangle that represents the client area of the control.
public propertyClientSize (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the height and width of the client area of the control.
public propertyCompanyName (inherited from Control) Gets the name of the company or creator of the application containing the control.
public propertyContainer (inherited from Component) Gets the IContainer that contains the Component.
public propertyContainsFocus (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control, or one of its child controls, currently has the input focus.
public propertyContextMenu (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the shortcut menu associated with the control.
public propertyControls (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the collection of controls contained within the control.
public propertyCreated (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control has been created.
public propertyCursor (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the cursor that is displayed when the mouse pointer is over the control.
public propertyDataBindings (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the data bindings for the control.
public propertyDisplayRectangle (inherited from Control) Gets the rectangle that represents the display area of the control.
public propertyDisposing (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control is in the process of being disposed of.
public propertyDock (inherited from Control) Gets or sets which edge of the parent container a control is docked to.
public propertyEnabled (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can respond to user interaction.
public propertyFocused (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets a value indicating whether the control has input focus.
public propertyFont (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the font of the text displayed by the control.
public propertyForeColor

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Overridden. Gets or sets the foreground color of the control.
public propertyHandle (inherited from Control) Gets the window handle that the control is bound to.
public propertyHasChildren (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control contains one or more child controls.
public propertyHeight (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the height of the control.
public propertyHideSelection Gets or sets a value indicating whether the selected text in the text box control remains highlighted when the control loses focus.
public propertyImeMode (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the Input Method Editor (IME) mode of the control.
public propertyInvokeRequired (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the caller must call an invoke method when making method calls to the control because the caller is on a different thread than the one the control was created on.
public propertyIsAccessible (inherited from Control) Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control is visible to accessibility applications.
public propertyIsDisposed (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control has been disposed of.
public propertyIsHandleCreated (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control has a handle associated with it.
public propertyLeft (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the distance, in pixels, between the left edge of the control and the left edge of its container's client area.
public propertyLines Gets or sets the lines of text in a text box control.
public propertyLocation (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the coordinates of the upper-left corner of the control relative to the upper-left corner of its container.
public propertyMaxLength

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the maximum number of characters the user can type or paste into the text box control.
public propertyModified

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value that indicates that the text box control has been modified by the user since the control was created or its contents were last set.
public propertyMultiline

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating whether this is a multiline text box control.
public propertyName (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the name of the control.
public propertyParent (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the parent container of the control.
public propertyPreferredHeight Gets the preferred height for a single-line text box.
public propertyProductName (inherited from Control) Gets the product name of the assembly containing the control.
public propertyProductVersion (inherited from Control) Gets the version of the assembly containing the control.
public propertyReadOnly

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating whether text in the text box is read-only.
public propertyRecreatingHandle (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control is currently re-creating its handle.
public propertyRegion (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the window region associated with the control.
public propertyRight (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the distance, in pixels, between the right edge of the control and the left edge of its container's client area.
public propertyRightToLeft (inherited from Control) Gets or sets a value indicating whether control's elements are aligned to support locales using right-to-left fonts.
public propertySelectedText

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating the currently selected text in the control.
public propertySelectionLength

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the number of characters selected in the text box.
public propertySelectionStart

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the starting point of text selected in the text box.
public propertySite (inherited from Control) Overridden. Gets or sets the site of the control.
public propertySize (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the height and width of the control.
public propertyTabIndex (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the tab order of the control within its container.
public propertyTabStop (inherited from Control) Gets or sets a value indicating whether the user can give the focus to this control using the TAB key.
public propertyTag (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the object that contains data about the control.
public propertyText

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Overridden. Gets or sets the current text in the text box.
public propertyTextLength

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the length of text in the control.
public propertyTop (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the distance, in pixels, between the bottom edge of the control and the top edge of its container's client area.
public propertyTopLevelControl (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets the parent control that is not parented by another Windows Forms control. Typically, this is the outermost Form that the control is contained in.
public propertyVisible (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control is displayed.
public propertyWidth (inherited from Control)

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Gets or sets the width of the control.
public propertyWordWrap

Supported by the .NET Compact Framework.

Indicates whether a multiline text box control automatically wraps words to the beginning of the next line when necessary.

Protected Properties

protected propertyCreateParams Overridden. See Control.CreateParams.
protected propertyDefaultImeMode (inherited from Control) Gets the default Input Method Editor (IME) mode supported by the control.
protected propertyDefaultSize Overridden. See Control.DefaultSize.
protected propertyDesignMode (inherited from Component) Gets a value that indicates whether the Component is currently in design mode.
protected propertyEvents (inherited from Component) Gets the list of event handlers that are attached to this Component.
protected propertyFontHeight (inherited from Control) Gets or sets the height of the font of the control.
protected propertyResizeRedraw (inherited from Control) Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control redraws itself when resized.
protected propertyShowFocusCues (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control should display focus rectangles.
protected propertyShowKeyboardCues (inherited from Control) Gets a value indicating whether the control should display keyboard shortcuts.

See Also

TextBoxBase Class | System.Windows.Forms Namespace

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