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how to add text to rich text box in c# without canceling all the formatting of the text.
because, .text functions returns new string that contain only text.
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What I have tried:

all the .text functions and google
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Updated 5-Feb-23 11:18am
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Member 15627495 5-Feb-23 7:50am    
use concatenation of String :

RichTextBox.text += text_to_add ;


look at : https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/csharp/how-to/concatenate-multiple-strings
Dave Kreskowiak 5-Feb-23 9:32am    
You didn't read the question, did you? Appending to the Text property does not work in this case.
Member 15627495 5-Feb-23 9:42am    
the origin of the text involved matters too.
What is the origin of the new text ? a web page ?
Is the new content 'reliable' for the aim requested ?

depending the source text, holding the text format could be impossible
Dave Kreskowiak 5-Feb-23 12:56pm    
The "source" of the text does not matter.
Member 10631275 5-Feb-23 16:11pm    
it's only text with back color and some size.

Use the RichTextBox.AppendText method:
C#
MyRichTextBox.AppendText("Hello world\n");
 
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thanks but i need to add and change txt in the middle not the end...
 
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Dave Kreskowiak 5-Feb-23 12:54pm    
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Member 10631275 5-Feb-23 16:08pm    
thanks
windows form
ok, What worked for me was is richTextBox1.SelectedText+="what you need to add"; it's tricky but it's work.
 
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