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TextEdit.Cut() Method

Moves the current selection in the text box to the Clipboard.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraEditors

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraEditors.v19.1.dll


public void Cut()
Public Sub Cut


The Cut method copies the selected text to the Clipboard while deleting it from the edit box. To copy the selection to the Clipboard without deleting, use the TextEdit.Copy method instead. Note that end-users can cut the selection using either the CTRL+X or SHIFT+DEL key combinations or using the built-in context menu. The Cut method is useful if you need to provide additional methods o cut the selected text.

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