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RichTextBox.SelectionType Property

Gets the selection type within the control.

[Visual Basic]
Public ReadOnly Property SelectionType As RichTextBoxSelectionTypes
public RichTextBoxSelectionTypes SelectionType {get;}
public: __property RichTextBoxSelectionTypes get_SelectionType();
public function get SelectionType() : RichTextBoxSelectionTypes;

Property Value

A bitwise combination of the RichTextBoxSelectionTypes values.


You can use this property to determine the type of data that is currently selected in the control in order to handle the selection properly when performing tasks within the control on the current selection. The property can represent any combination of values from the RichTextBoxSelectionTypes enumeration representing the many types of objects in the current selection.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

RichTextBox Class | RichTextBox Members | System.Windows.Forms Namespace | SelectedRtf