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TextPointer.GetAdjacentElement Method

Returns the element, if any, that borders the current TextPointer in the specified logical direction.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Documents
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public DependencyObject GetAdjacentElement(
	LogicalDirection direction


Type: System.Windows.Documents.LogicalDirection

One of the LogicalDirection values that specifies the logical direction in which to search for an adjacent element.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject
The adjacent element in the specified direction, or null if no adjacent element exists.

The returned element is typically a TextElement. A UIElement can be returned when the TextPointer indicates a position inside a BlockUIContainer element or an InlineUIContainer element.

.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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