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PRECISE RichTextBox Selection (AutoWordSelection appears to be stuck on True)

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

I am using a RichTextBox to display some data in hexadecimal format   I want to be able to select exactly the bytes I want but AutoWordSelection is getting in the way.  I did find nobugz's post in a thread named "Stop RichTextBox from overselecting" and thus learned about AutoWordSelection.  But his post and the doc say that it can be set to False.  But the False setting seems to be ignored.

Is there any solution to this.  It's really annoying! 

Thanks,  Bob



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I am using a RichTextBox to display some data in hexadecimal format   I want to be able to select exactly the bytes I want but AutoWordSelection is getting in the way.  I did find nobugz's post in a thread named "Stop RichTextBox from overselecting" and thus learned about AutoWordSelection.  But his post and the doc say that it can be set to False.  But the False setting seems to be ignored.

Is there any solution to this.  It's really annoying! 

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