Spread Windows Forms 12.0 Product Documentation
RetainSelectionBlock Property (SpreadView)

FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly > FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace > SpreadView Class : RetainSelectionBlock Property
Gets or sets whether the selected range of cells in the view remains highlighted when the view loses the focus.
Public Property RetainSelectionBlock As Boolean
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.
This example sets the RetainSelectionBlock property.
FarPoint.Win.Spread.SpreadView sv = fpSpread1.GetRootWorkbook();
sv.RetainSelectionBlock = true;
Dim sv As FarPoint.Win.Spread.SpreadView = FpSpread1.GetRootWorkbook
sv.RetainSelectionBlock = True
See Also


SpreadView Class
SpreadView Members

User-Task Documentation

Customizing the Selection