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HelpProvider.GetHelpNavigator Method

Returns the current HelpNavigator setting for the specified control.

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

public virtual HelpNavigator GetHelpNavigator(
	Control ctl


Type: System.Windows.Forms.Control
A Control from which to retrieve the Help navigator.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.HelpNavigator
The HelpNavigator setting for the specified control. The default is AssociateIndex.

.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.