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Sets selection.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
TextView 10.5 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "TextView.SetSelection"; TextView; Start; Length )   More


Parameter Description Example
TextView The reference number to the text view. $textview
Start The new start of the selection.
Length The new length of the selection.


Returns OK or error.


Sets selection.


Set a selection.

MBS( "TextView.SetSelection"; $TextView; 3; 5 )

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Created 29th September 2020, last changed 15th November 2020

TextView.SetSelectedStyledText - TextView.SetSelectionLength