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ShapeElement.NavigateAscend Method

Navigates to the next ancestor in the navigation sequence and updates the focus. Called in response to user navigation keystrokes.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Diagrams
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Sdk.Diagrams (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Sdk.Diagrams.dll)

public virtual bool NavigateAscend(
	SelectedShapesCollection selection


Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Diagrams.SelectedShapesCollection

The selection in which the focus is to be changed.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if navigation occurred; otherwise, false.

Override this method to vary the selection behavior, for example to change the navigation sequence. After determining the next item to select, you can call NavigateTo(DiagramItem, SelectedShapesCollection).

By default, shape fields precede child shapes in the navigation sequence.

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