DocumentList.DocumentActivated Event

Occurs when a file is selected in a DocumentList control.

Namespace:  Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms
Assembly:  Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms (in Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms.dll)


Public Event DocumentActivated As DocumentListEventHandler
Dim instance As DocumentList 
Dim handler As DocumentListEventHandler 

AddHandler instance.DocumentActivated, handler
public event DocumentListEventHandler DocumentActivated
 event DocumentListEventHandler^ DocumentActivated {
    void add (DocumentListEventHandler^ value);
    void remove (DocumentListEventHandler^ value);
JScript does not support events.


You can handle this event to open the selected file. Use the Path property to get the path to the file.

This event does not occur when the user activates a shortcut menu associated with the DocumentList control.

For more information about handling events, see Consuming Events.


The following code example shows a method that handles the DocumentActivated event. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the DocumentList class.

' Handle the DocumentedActivated    
' event with code to open the file. 
 Private Sub DocList_DocumentActivated(ByVal sender As Object, _
 ByVal docevent As Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms.DocumentListEventArgs) Handles DocumentList1.DocumentActivated

     StatusBar1.Text = "Activated: " & docevent.Path
  ' Add code to open the selected file. 

 End Sub
private void OnDocActivated(object obj, DocumentListEventArgs docg)
    statusBar1.Text = "Activated: " + docg.Path;

    // Add code to open the selected file.

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Version Information

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

See Also


DocumentList Class

DocumentList Members

Microsoft.WindowsCE.Forms Namespace