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WindowsFormsHost.TabIndex Property

Gets or sets the hosted control's tab index. This is a dependency property.

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

public int TabIndex { get; set; }
<object TabIndex="int"/>

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The tab index for tab navigation and focus.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


This dependency property is identified by the TabIndexProperty field.

Use this property to change the order of tab navigation among the controls on a form. A control with a lower tab index will get focus before a control with a higher index.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0