RichTextBox.SelectionTabs Property

Gets or sets the absolute tab stop positions in a RichTextBox control.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public int[] SelectionTabs { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32[]
An array in which each member specifies a tab offset, in pixels.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The array has more than the maximum 32 elements.

This property enables you to obtain an array that contains the spacing for each tab in the current text selection within the RichTextBox control. You can then use this property to adjust the size of each tab within the text selection. For example, if you want to adjust the tab space within the document, you can select the entire document and obtain the list of tab spaces using the SelectionTabs property. You can then adjust them to new values and reassign them to this property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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