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TextBlock.SelectionStart property

Gets the starting position of the text selected in the TextBlock.

Syntax


public TextPointer SelectionStart { get; }

Property value

Type: TextPointer

An object that represents the selection start, or null if no selection exists.

Remarks

Use Select to set the selection start and end.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.UI.Xaml.Controls
Windows::UI::Xaml::Controls [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.UI.Xaml.Controls
Windows::UI::Xaml::Controls [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

TextBlock

 

 

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