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RichEditView.GetDocumentLayoutPosition(Point) Method

Obtains the page index and the layout position on the page for the specified point.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v18.2.Core.dll


public PageLayoutPosition GetDocumentLayoutPosition(
    Point point


Name Type Description
point Point

A Point object that is the point in control coordinates.


Type Description

A PageLayoutPosition object containing the page index and the position on a page.


The PageLayoutPosition.Position obtained using the GetDocumentLayoutPosition method corresponds to layout element coordinates accessible via the LayoutElement.Bounds property.


When the mouse hovers over the RichEdit view, this code snippet displays the PageLayoutPosition.PageIndex of the page and the position PageLayoutPosition.Position under the mouse cursor on the page.

void richEditControl1_MouseMove(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
    PageLayoutPosition pos = richEditControl1.ActiveView.GetDocumentLayoutPosition(e.Location);
    if (pos != null)
        this.barStaticItem1.Caption = System.String.Format("Mouse is over page {0}, position {1}", pos.PageIndex, pos.Position);
    else this.barStaticItem1.Caption = "";
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