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AutomationElement.SetFocus Method

Sets focus on the AutomationElement.

Namespace: System.Windows.Automation
Assembly: UIAutomationClient (in uiautomationclient.dll)

public void SetFocus ()
public void SetFocus ()
public function SetFocus ()
Not applicable.

Exception typeCondition

ElementNotAvailableException

The UI for the AutomationElement no longer exists.

The behavior of this method depends on the implementation by the UI Automation provider for the element. Setting focus does not necessarily bring the element to the foreground or make it visible.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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