Text Settings in Windows Forms Integer TextBox (Integertextbox)

28 Apr 20213 minutes to read

This section discusses the text settings of the IntegerTextBox control.

The text associated with the IntegerTextBox control can be set and customized using the below given settings.

this.integerTextBox1.TextAlign = System.Windows.Forms.HorizontalAlignment.Center;
this.integerTextBox1.SelectedText = "-12345678";
this.integerTextBox1.SelectAllOnFocus = true;
this.integerTextBox1.ClipText = "12";
Me.integerTextBox1.TextAlign = System.Windows.Forms.HorizontalAlignment.Center
Me.integerTextBox1.SelectedText = "-12345678"
Me.integerTextBox1.SelectAllOnFocus = true
Me.integerTextBox1.ClipText = "12"

Text Settings

Text Settings

The methods associated with the above properties are given below.

Clip mode

The formatting for the text can be enabled or disabled by using the ClipMode property.

this.integerTextBox1.ClipMode = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.CurrencyClipModes.IncludeFormatting;
Me.integerTextBox1.ClipMode = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.CurrencyClipModes.IncludeFormatting

Formatted text

Formatted text can be displayed using the FormattedText property.

this.integerTextBox1.FormattedText = "Hello";
Me.integerTextBox1.FormattedText = "Hello"


The text can be displayed from right to left for RTL languages using the RightToLeft property.


 The RightToLeft property will be automatically set to ‘True’ for RTL languages.

this.integerTextBox1.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.Yes;
Me.integerTextBox1.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.Yes

Right to left support


 The ResetRightToLeft method can be used to reset the RightToLeft property to it’s default value.


You can set the tooltip text using the below properties.

this.integerTextBox1.OverflowIndicatorToolTipText = "Overflow";
this.integerTextBox1.ShowOverflowIndicator = true;
this.integerTextBox1.ShowOverflowIndicatorToolTip = true;
Me.integerTextBox1.OverflowIndicatorToolTipText = "Overflow"
Me.integerTextBox1.ShowOverflowIndicator = True
Me.integerTextBox1.ShowOverflowIndicatorToolTip = True

Over flow indicator tooltip text

A Sample which demonstrates the Text, Text Align and Overflow Indicator features of the IntegerTextBox control is available in the below sample installation path.

…\System Drive:\Users\Username\AppData\Local\Syncfusion\EssentialStudio\Version Number\Windows\Tools.Windows\Samples\Editor Controls\Editor Controls\CS