TabControl.OnKeyDown Method (KeyEventArgs)


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Raises the KeyDown event.

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

protected override void OnKeyDown(
	KeyEventArgs ke


Type: System.Windows.Forms.KeyEventArgs

A KeyEventArgs that contains the event data.

The TabControl control enables the user to use the keyboard to switch between TabPage controls. The following table describes how the TabControl switches between the selected TabPage controls, depending on which keys are pressed.



Control + Tab

Selects the next TabPage.

Control + Shift + Tab

Selects the previous TabPage.

Control + PageDown

Selects the next TabPage.

Control + PageUp

Selects the previous TabPage.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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