TextBoxBase.AcceptsReturn Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates how the text editing control responds when the user presses the ENTER key.

 property bool AcceptsReturn { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
public bool AcceptsReturn { get; set; }
member this.AcceptsReturn : bool with get, set
Public Property AcceptsReturn As Boolean

Property Value


true if pressing the ENTER key inserts a new line at the current cursor position; otherwise, the ENTER key is ignored. The default value is false for TextBox and true for RichTextBox.


The ENTER key corresponds to VK_RETURN virtual-key code.

Dependency Property Information

Identifier field AcceptsReturnProperty
Metadata properties set to true None

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