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Control.ContainsFocus Property

Gets a value indicating whether the control, or one of its child controls, currently has the input focus.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public bool ContainsFocus { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the control or one of its child controls currently has the input focus; otherwise, false.

You can use this property to determine whether a control or any of the controls contained within it has the input focus. To determine whether the control has focus, regardless of whether any of its child controls have focus, use the Focused property. To give a control the input focus, use the Focus or Select methods.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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