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TextPointer.GetAdjacentElement Method

Returns the element, if any, that borders the current TextPointer in the specified logical direction.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Documents
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public DependencyObject GetAdjacentElement(
	LogicalDirection direction


Type: System.Windows.Documents.LogicalDirection
One of the LogicalDirection values that specifies the logical direction in which to search for an adjacent element.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject
The adjacent element in the specified direction, or null if no adjacent element exists.

The returned element is typically a TextElement. A UIElement can be returned when the TextPointer indicates a position inside a BlockUIContainer element or an InlineUIContainer element.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.