EditPoint.MoveToAbsoluteOffset(Int32) Method

Definition

Moves the active point to the given 1-based absolute character offset.

[System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(172)]
public void MoveToAbsoluteOffset (int Offset);
Parameters
Offset
Int32

Required. A character index from the start of the document, beginning at one.

Examples

Sub MoveToAbsoluteOffsetExample()  
   Dim objTextDoc As TextDocument  
   Dim objEditPt As EditPoint, iCtr As Integer  

   ' Create a new text file.  
   DTE.ItemOperations.NewFile("General\Text File")  

   ' Get a handle to the new document and create an EditPoint.  
   objTextDoc = DTE.ActiveDocument.Object("TextDocument")  
   objEditPt = objTextDoc.StartPoint.CreateEditPoint  

   ' Insert ten lines of text.  
   For iCtr = 1 To 10  
      objEditPt.Insert("This is a test." & Chr(13))  
   Next iCtr  
   objEditPt.MoveToAbsoluteOffset(10)  
   objEditPt.Insert("HELLO")  
   objEditPt.MoveToLineAndOffset(4, 5)  
   objEditPt.Insert("WORLD")  
End Sub  

Applies to