ToolStripTextBox.TextBoxTextAlign Property


Gets or sets how text is aligned in a TextBox control.

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

public HorizontalAlignment TextBoxTextAlign { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.HorizontalAlignment

One of the HorizontalAlignment enumeration values that specifies how text is aligned in the control. The default is Left.

You can use this property to align the text within a TextBox to match the layout of text on your form. For example, if your controls are all located on the right side of the form, you can set the TextBoxTextAlign property to Right, and the text will be aligned with the right side of the control instead of the default left alignment.

The following code example demonstrates the syntax for setting various ToolStripTextBox common property settings, including the TextBoxTextAlign property .

// This code example demonstrates the syntax for setting
// various ToolStripTextBox properties.
toolStripTextBox1.AcceptsReturn = true;
toolStripTextBox1.AcceptsTab = true;
toolStripTextBox1.AutoCompleteCustomSource.AddRange(new string[] {
"This is line one.",
"Second line.",
"Another line."});
toolStripTextBox1.AutoCompleteMode = System.Windows.Forms.AutoCompleteMode.SuggestAppend;
toolStripTextBox1.AutoCompleteSource = System.Windows.Forms.AutoCompleteSource.CustomSource;
toolStripTextBox1.BorderStyle = System.Windows.Forms.BorderStyle.FixedSingle;
toolStripTextBox1.CharacterCasing = System.Windows.Forms.CharacterCasing.Upper;
toolStripTextBox1.HideSelection = false;
toolStripTextBox1.MaxLength = 32000;
toolStripTextBox1.Name = "toolStripTextBox1";
toolStripTextBox1.ShortcutsEnabled = false;
toolStripTextBox1.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(100, 25);
toolStripTextBox1.Text = "STRING1\r\nSTRING2\r\nSTRING3\r\nSTRING4";
toolStripTextBox1.TextBoxTextAlign = System.Windows.Forms.HorizontalAlignment.Center;

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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