HtmlDocument.ActiveElement Property


Provides the HtmlElement which currently has user input focus.

 property System::Windows::Forms::HtmlElement ^ ActiveElement { System::Windows::Forms::HtmlElement ^ get(); };
public System.Windows.Forms.HtmlElement ActiveElement { get; }
member this.ActiveElement : System.Windows.Forms.HtmlElement
Public ReadOnly Property ActiveElement As HtmlElement

Property Value


The HtmlElement which currently has user input focus.


When the document has focus, but no element of the document has been given focus, ActiveElement returns the element corresponding to the <BODY> tag.

If the document does not have focus, ActiveElement returns null.

If the current element with input focus is a cell (TD) in an HTML TABLE tag, ActiveElement will return the element that contains the TABLE element.

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