Spread Windows Forms 13.0 Product Documentation
FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly / FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace / SheetView Class / SelectionBackColor Property

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    SelectionBackColor Property (SheetView)
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    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
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