SelectTab Method (Int32)
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TabControl.SelectTab Method (Int32)

Makes the tab with the specified index the current tab.

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

public void SelectTab(
	int index


Type: System.Int32
The index in the TabPages collection of the tab to select.


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

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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