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hi, when i tab from one control to another(textbox), then i want to select all text within that textbox? thanks, kk
Posted 27-Sep-12 0:22am
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Solution 1

Hi KK, I tried with a text boxe(textbox1)in windows forms. When textbox1 lost its focus, the content in the textboxt1 is selected Sample code for you:
private void textBox1_Leave(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {
            //Selects the content in the first control  
            textBox1.SelectAll();
        }
Hope this will help. Happy programming!!!!
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Solution 2

You have to add Onfocus event in each textbox and in the event handler code set all text selected as follows:
<asp:textbox onfocus="javascript:this.select();" id="txt1" runat="server" xmlns:asp="#unknown" />
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