TXTextControl.LineCollection Class

An instance of the LineCollection class contains all text lines in a Text Control document or part of the document represented through objects of the type Line. An instance of this class can be obtained with the TextControl.Lines, HeaderFooter.Lines or TextFrame.Lines property. The LineCollection class implements the IEnumerable and the ICollection interfaces.

Introduced: 10.1.


public class LineCollection : ICollection, IEnumerable
[Visual Basic]
Public Class LineCollection
  Implements ICollection
  Implements IEnumerable


Property Description
Count Gets the number of elements contained in the collection.


Method Description
CopyTo Copies the elements of the collection to an array, starting at a particular index.
GetEnumerator Returns an enumerator that can be used to iterate through the collection.
GetItem Overloaded. Gets a particular line from the collection.
Item Gets the line from the collection.


The following example shows how to loop through all lines and how to get the according page number of that line.

foreach (TXTextControl.Line line in textControl1.Lines)
    Console.WriteLine("Line " + line.Number.ToString() +
                     " is on page " + line.Page.ToString());
[Visual Basic]
For Each line As TXTextControl.Line In TextControl1.Lines
    Console.WriteLine("Line " + line.Number.ToString() + _
                          " is on page " + line.Page.ToString())

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