MaskedTextProvider.FindEditPositionFrom Method (Int32, Boolean)


Returns the position of the first editable position after the specified position using the specified search direction.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public int FindEditPositionFrom(
	int position,
	bool direction


Type: System.Int32

The zero-based position in the formatted string to start the search.

Type: System.Boolean

A Boolean indicating the search direction; either true to search forward or false to search backward.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

If successful, an Int32 representing the zero-based position of the first editable position encountered; otherwise InvalidIndex.

The FindEditPositionFrom method is used to search for the next assigned or unassigned editable position in the formatted string after the specified position.

The FindNonEditPositionFrom method is the complement of this method.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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