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extended selections with dash

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60502 May 7,2007 08:24 AM May 23,2007 09:23 AM Windows Forms 4
Tags: EditControl
Craig Timmerman
Asked On May 7, 2007 08:24 AM

The edit control will select multiple words that are joined with an underscore such as foo_bar when double clicked. Is it possible to make this selection behavior to work with a dash such as foo-bar? Right now only one of dash separated words is selected.

Administrator [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 7, 2007 09:20 PM

Hi Craig,

It is possible to select multiple words that are joined with a dash using Splits in the configuration file. I have attached a sample that illustrates this. Let me know if this meets your requirements.

Thank you for your patience.



Craig Timmerman
Replied On May 8, 2007 08:19 AM

This didn't work for me. Can you try your solution in conjunctions with the config file and sample text I sent with my bracket matching example?

Craig Timmerman
Replied On May 8, 2007 08:32 AM

I've attached the config file and sample text.


Shirley Louis [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 23, 2007 09:23 AM

Hi Craig,

I apologize for the delayed response.

I have created a sample with your sample text and config file. You can download the same from the following link:


Please try with this sample and let me know if this helps you.

Thanks for your patience.

Regards ,


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