Spread Windows Forms 12.0 Product Documentation
SelectionBackColor Property (SheetView)

FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly > FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace > SheetView Class : SelectionBackColor Property
Gets or sets the background color of selections on this sheet.
Public Property SelectionBackColor As Color
Dim instance As SheetView
Dim value As Color
instance.SelectionBackColor = value
value = instance.SelectionBackColor
public Color SelectionBackColor {get; set;}

Property Value

Color object containing the background color for selected cells

The setting of this property is used for the background color of selections if the SelectionStyle property is set to SelectionStyles.SelectionColors or SelectionStyles.Both. This property has no effect if the SelectionStyle property is set to SelectionStyles.None or SelectionStyles.SelectionRenderer.

To set the selection text color, set the SelectionForeColor property.

For more information, see Customizing Selection Appearance.

This example specifies the selection policy for the sheet for normal operation mode, and sets the background color and text color for selections.
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionStyle = FarPoint.Win.Spread.SelectionStyles.SelectionColors;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionPolicy = FarPoint.Win.Spread.Model.SelectionPolicy.Range;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionUnit = FarPoint.Win.Spread.Model.SelectionUnit.Cell;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.AddSelection(0, 0, 2, 2);
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.AddSelection(3, 0, 2, 2);
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionBackColor = Color.Red;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionForeColor = Color.DarkBlue;
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionStyle = FarPoint.Win.Spread.SelectionStyles.SelectionColors
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionPolicy = FarPoint.Win.Spread.Model.SelectionPolicy.Range
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionUnit = FarPoint.Win.Spread.Model.SelectionUnit.Cell
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.AddSelection(0, 0, 2, 2)
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.AddSelection(3, 0, 2, 2)
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionBackColor = Color.Red
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SelectionForeColor = Color.DarkBlue
See Also


SheetView Class
SheetView Members
SelectionForeColor Property
SelectionStyle Property

User-Task Documentation

Customizing the Selection Indicator