Control.ControlCollection.Find Method (String, Boolean)

 

Searches for controls by their Name property and builds an array of all the controls that match.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

Public Function Find (
	key As String,
	searchAllChildren As Boolean
) As Control()

Parameters

key
Type: System.String

The key to locate in the Control.ControlCollection.

searchAllChildren
Type: System.Boolean

true to search all child controls; otherwise, false.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Control()

An array of type Control containing the matching controls.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The key parameter is null or the empty string ("").

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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