Box Base. Get Char From Position(Point) Method
Retrieves the character that is closest to the specified location within the control.
public: virtual char GetCharFromPosition(System::Drawing::Point pt);
public virtual char GetCharFromPosition (System.Drawing.Point pt);
abstract member GetCharFromPosition : System.Drawing.Point -> char override this.GetCharFromPosition : System.Drawing.Point -> char
Public Overridable Function GetCharFromPosition (pt As Point) As Char
The location from which to seek the nearest character.
The character at the specified location.
If the location specified in the
pt parameter is outside the client area of the control, the first character of the string closest to the point specified in
pt is returned. You can use this method to determine which characters are located near a specific point within the control. You can then use this value to perform operations on the text at that location.
If the specified location in the
pt parameter is located on the right side of the client area of the control, the last character of the string closest to the point specified in
pt is returned.