FocusManager.FocusedElement Attached Property

Determines whether the element this property is attached to has logical focus.

Namespace: System.Windows.Input
Assembly: PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

See FocusManager.GetFocusedElement, FocusManager.SetFocusedElement
See FocusManager.GetFocusedElement, FocusManager.SetFocusedElement
See FocusManager.GetFocusedElement, FocusManager.SetFocusedElement
<object FocusManager.FocusedElement="IInputElement" .../>

Property Value

The element with logical focus. The default value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Identifier field

FocusedElementProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The FocusedElement is the element which has logical focus for a specific focus scope. This object may or may not have keyboard focus. Keyboard focus refers to the element that receives keyboard input. For more information on focus, keyboard focus, and logical focus, see the Input Overview.

GetFocusedElement and SetFocusedElement can be used to get and set the focused element within the specified focus scope.

The following example shows how to make a Button the focused element.

<StackPanel FocusManager.FocusedElement="{Binding ElementName=firstButton}">
  <Button Name="firstButton" />
</StackPanel>

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.

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