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TabControl.SelectTab Method (TabPage)

Makes the specified TabPage the current tab.

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

public void SelectTab(
	TabPage tabPage
)

Parameters

tabPage
Type: System.Windows.Forms.TabPage
The TabPage to select.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

index is less than 0 or greater than the number of TabPage controls in the TabPages collection minus 1.

-or-

tabPage is not in the TabPages collection.

ArgumentNullException

tabPage is null.

Use this method to programmatically select a particular tab in a TabControl.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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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