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LanguageService.OnCaretMoved Method

Called when the caret has moved.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package
Assemblies:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.9.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.9.0.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.10.0.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.12.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.12.0.dll)
  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.11.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.LanguageService.11.0.dll)

public virtual void OnCaretMoved(
	CodeWindowManager mgr,
	IVsTextView textView,
	int line,
	int col


Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Package.CodeWindowManager

[in] The CodeWindowManager object controlling the code window that the caret moved in.

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.TextManager.Interop.IVsTextView

[in] The IVsTextView object that holds the view of the source file.

Type: Int32

[in] The new line the caret is on.

Type: Int32

[in] the new column the caret is on.

If you want to do anything special when the caret is moved, you must derive a class from the LanguageService class and implement this method. Be sure to call the base class version of this method either before or after your specific needs.

The base method calls the internal TypeAndMemberDropdownBars.SynchronizeDropdowns method if a drop-down bar has been added to the text view. TypeAndMemberDropdownBars.SynchronizeDropdowns calls the virtual method, OnSynchronizeDropdowns, and then refreshes the combo-boxes.

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