Select Method (Int32, Int32)
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ToolStripComboBox.Select Method (Int32, Int32)


Selects a range of text in the editable portion of the ToolStripComboBox.

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

public void Select(
	int start,
	int length


Type: System.Int32

The position of the first character in the current text selection within the text box.

Type: System.Int32

The number of characters to select.

Exception Condition

The start is less than zero.


start minus length is less than zero.

If you want to set the start position to the first character in the control's text, set the start parameter to zero. You can use this method to select a substring of text, such as when searching through the text of the control and replacing information.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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