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WindowsFormsComponentEditor.GetInitialComponentEditorPageIndex Method

Gets the index of the initial component editor page for the component editor to display.

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

protected virtual int GetInitialComponentEditorPageIndex()

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
The index of the component editor page that the component editor will initially display.

The following code example demonstrates an example implementation of a GetInitialComponentEditorPageIndex method override.

// This method override returns the index of the page to display when the 
// component editor is first displayed.
protected override int GetInitialComponentEditorPageIndex()
    return 1; 

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.