FocusManager.SetIsFocusScope Method

Sets the specified DependencyObject as a focus scope.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public static void SetIsFocusScope(
	DependencyObject element,
	bool value
)

Parameters

element
Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The element to make a focus scope.

value
Type: System.Boolean

true if element is a focus scope; otherwise, false.

A focus scope is a container element that keeps track of the FocusManager.FocusedElement within its scope. By default, the Window class is a focus scope as are the Menu, ContextMenu, and ToolBar classes. An element which is a focus scope has IsFocusScope set to true.

For more information on focus, keyboard focus, and logical focus, see the Input Overview.

The follow example makes an element a focus scope by using SetIsFocusScope.

StackPanel focuseScope2 = new StackPanel();
FocusManager.SetIsFocusScope(focuseScope2, true);

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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