TextBoxBase.AcceptsTab Property


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

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

Property Value


true if pressing the TAB key inserts a tab character at the current cursor position; false if pressing the TAB key moves the focus to the next control that is marked as a tab stop and does not insert a tab character.

The default value is false.


The TAB key corresponds to VK_TAB virtual-key code.

Dependency Property Information

Identifier field AcceptsTabProperty
Metadata properties set to true None

Applies to