ITextStructureNavigator.GetExtentOfWord Method (SnapshotPoint)


Gets the extent of the word at the given position.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.Operations
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.Logic (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.Logic.dll)

TextExtent GetExtentOfWord(
	SnapshotPoint currentPosition


Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.SnapshotPoint

The text position.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Text.Operations.TextExtent

A TextExtent that represents the word.

IsSignificant should be set to false for words consisting only of whitespace, unless the whitespace is a significant part of the document. If the returned extent consists only of insignificant whitespace, it should include all of the adjacent whitespace, including newline characters, spaces, and tabs.

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