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RichEditControl.GetBoundsFromPosition(DocumentPosition) Method

Gets the rectangle representing the character at the specified position. Coordinates are in a physical layout.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.RichEdit


public Rectangle GetBoundsFromPosition(
    DocumentPosition pos


Name Type Description
pos DocumentPosition

A DocumentPosition representing the position in the document.


Type Description

A Rectangle representing the area occupied by a character or the System.Drawing.Rectangle.Empty value if the bounds could not be determined. Measured in units that are in effect.


You can use the GetBoundsFromPosition method only for the currently visible part of the document. If the specified position is not displayed, the method returns a System.Drawing.Rectangle.Empty value.

The location and size of the resulting rectangle are expressed in measurement units, which are in effect for the current document. To change the unit of measurement, use the Document.Unit property.

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