SelectedText Property

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)

property String^ SelectedText {
	String^ get();
	void set(String^ value);

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.

Legacy Code Example

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.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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