ActiveElement Property

HtmlDocument.ActiveElement Property

Provides the HtmlElement which currently has user input focus.

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

public HtmlElement ActiveElement { get; }

When the document has focus, but no element of the document has been given focus, ActiveElement returns the element corresponding to the <BODY> tag.

If the document does not have focus, ActiveElement returns null.

If the current element with input focus is a cell (TD) in an HTML TABLE tag, ActiveElement will return the element that contains the TABLE element.

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

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