GetCharFromPosition Method

MaskedTextBox.GetCharFromPosition Method

This member overrides TextBoxBase.GetCharFromPosition(Point), and more complete documentation might be available in that topic.

Retrieves the character that is closest to the specified location within the control.

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

public override char GetCharFromPosition(
	Point pt


Type: System.Drawing.Point
The location from which to seek the nearest character.

Return Value

Type: System.Char
The character at the specified location.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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.

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