RichTextBox.SelectionType Property

Gets the selection type within the control.

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

public RichTextBoxSelectionTypes SelectionType { get; }
/** @property */
public RichTextBoxSelectionTypes get_SelectionType ()

public function get SelectionType () : RichTextBoxSelectionTypes

Not applicable.

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.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0