Spread Windows Forms 7.0 Product Documentation
RetainSelectionBlock Property
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FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly > FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace > SpreadView Class : RetainSelectionBlock Property

Glossary Item Box

Gets or sets whether the selected range of cells in the view remains highlighted when the view loses the focus.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Public Property RetainSelectionBlock As Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage)Copy Code
Dim instance As SpreadView
Dim value As Boolean
instance.RetainSelectionBlock = value
value = instance.RetainSelectionBlock
public bool RetainSelectionBlock {get; set;}

Property Value

Boolean: true to retain it; false otherwise


The RetainSelectionBlock property applies to cell selections in the grid modes (Normal and ReadOnly) and also applies to cell focus indicators (Normal and RowMode). This property does not apply to row selections in the list modes (RowMode, SingleSelect, MultiSelect, ExtendedSelect). List boxes always show their row selections.The RetainSelectionBlock property does not apply to row selections in the the list modes (RowMode, SingleSelect, MultiSelect, ExtendedSelect).


This example sets the RetainSelectionBlock property.
C#Copy Code
FarPoint.Win.Spread.SpreadView sv = fpSpread1.GetRootWorkbook();
sv.RetainSelectionBlock = true;
VB.NETCopy Code
Dim sv As FarPoint.Win.Spread.SpreadView = FpSpread1.GetRootWorkbook
sv.RetainSelectionBlock = True


Target Platforms: Windows 2000 Professional (SP4), Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2003 Server (SP1), Windows 2008, Windows XP (SP2), Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8

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