Packageflash.accessibility
Interfacepublic interface ISimpleTextSelection

Language Version : ActionScript 3.0
Runtime Versions : Flash Player 10.1, AIR 1.0

The ISimpleTextSelection class can be used to add support for the MSAA ISimpleTextSelection interface to an AccessibilityImplementation.

If an AccessibilityImplementation subclass implements the two getters in this class, a screen reader such as JAWS can determine the text selection range by calling them. The AccessibilityImplementation subclass does not have to formally declare that it implements this interface; you can simply declare getters for these two properties, as follows:

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See also

flash.accessibility.AccessibilityImplementation


Public Properties
 PropertyDefined By
  selectionActiveIndex : int
[read-only] The zero-based character index value of the last character in the current selection.
ISimpleTextSelection
  selectionAnchorIndex : int
[read-only] The zero-based character index value of the first character in the current selection.
ISimpleTextSelection
Property Detail
selectionActiveIndexproperty
selectionActiveIndex:int  [read-only]

Language Version : ActionScript 3.0
Runtime Versions : Flash Player 10.1, AIR 1.0

The zero-based character index value of the last character in the current selection. If you want a component to support inline IME or accessibility, override this method.


Implementation
    public function get selectionActiveIndex():int
selectionAnchorIndexproperty 
selectionAnchorIndex:int  [read-only]

Language Version : ActionScript 3.0
Runtime Versions : Flash Player 10.1, AIR 1.0

The zero-based character index value of the first character in the current selection. If you want a component to support inline IME or accessibility, override this method.


Implementation
    public function get selectionAnchorIndex():int
Examples
     class TextAreaAccImpl extends AccesibilityImplementation
     {
      ...
          public function get selectionAnchorIndex():int
          {
            ...
          }
          
          public function get selectionActiveIndex():int
          {
            ...
          }
      ...
     }