TextBox.Select Method

July 28, 2014

Selects a range of text in the text box.

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

'Declaration
Public Sub Select ( _
	start As Integer, _
	length As Integer _
)

Parameters

start
Type: System.Int32
The zero-based index of the first character in the selection.
length
Type: System.Int32
The length of the selection, in characters.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The start or length value is negative.

The following code example shows how you can use the Select method.


Public Sub [Select]()
    'Five characters starting from the index 1 is selected in MyTB. 
    MyTB.[Select](1, 5)
End Sub


Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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