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How to retain the selection rectangle on the selected TreeNodeAdv when the TreeViewAdv loses focus and how to control style of selection ?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: TreeViewAdv |
Published Date: April 30, 2011 |
Last Revised Date: July 10, 2014


Set the TreeViewAdv's HideSelection property to False for this purpose:

The appearence of selection rectangle can be changed by followinf 2 properties

TreeViewAdv.InactiveSelectedNodeBackground : Assign an object of Brush

TreeViewAdv.InactiveSelectedNodeForeColor : Sets the fore color


// to ensure that the selected node is highlighted always

this.treeViewAdv1.HideSelection = false;

// set custom colors to the selection rectangle

this.treeViewAdv1.InactiveSelectedNodeBackground = new Syncfusion.Drawing.BrushInfo(System.Drawing.Color.MediumBlue);

this.treeViewAdv1.InactiveSelectedNodeForeColor = SystemColors.ActiveCaptionText;


' set custom colors to the selection rectangle

' to ensure that the selected node is highlighted always

Me.treeViewAdv1.HideSelection = False

Me.treeViewAdv1.InactiveSelectedNodeBackground = New Syncfusion.Drawing.BrushInfo(System.Drawing.Color.MediumBlue)

Me.treeViewAdv1.InactiveSelectedNodeForeColor = SystemColors.ActiveCaptionText

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