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TextBox.Select Method

Selects a range of text in the text box.

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

public void Select(
	int start,
	int length
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

start
Type: System.Int32

The zero-based character index of the first character in the selection.

length
Type: System.Int32

The length of the selection, in characters.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

start or length is negative.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0

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