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TextBox.SelectedText Property

Gets or sets the content of the current selection in the text box.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public string SelectedText { get; set; }
<object SelectedText="string" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.String
The currently selected text in the text box.

Getting this property returns a string copy of the currently selected text. Setting this property replaces the current selection with the specified string.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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