TextBlock.SelectedText Property

Definition

Gets a text range of selected text.

Equivalent WinUI property: Microsoft.UI.Xaml.Controls.TextBlock.SelectedText.

public:
 property Platform::String ^ SelectedText { Platform::String ^ get(); };
winrt::hstring SelectedText();
public string SelectedText { get; }
var string = textBlock.selectedText;
Public ReadOnly Property SelectedText As String

Property Value

String

A text range of the selected text.

Remarks

Important

If using a keyboard for text selection within a TextBlock, the user must first activate Caret Browsing (with the app in the foreground, press F7).

Applies to