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MaskedTextBox.MaxLength Property

Gets or sets the maximum number of characters the user can type or paste into the text box control. This property is not supported by MaskedTextBox.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public override int MaxLength { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
This property always returns 0.

See the Mask property and the Position property in the MaskInputRejectedEventArgs class for information about how to determine the maximum length of a string in a MaskedTextBox.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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