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RichEditControl.GetBoundsFromPositionF(DocumentPosition) Method

Gets the rectangle representing the character at the specified position.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.RichEdit


public RectangleF GetBoundsFromPositionF(
    DocumentPosition pos


Name Type Description
pos DocumentPosition

A DocumentPosition, specifying the position in the document.


Type Description

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


You can use the GetBoundsFromPositionF 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 the units which are in effect for the current document. To change the unit of measurement, use the Document.Unit property.

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