silly text editing question

Bob Sneidar bobs at
Thu Mar 19 14:02:51 EDT 2009

The SelectedChunk. I found it by looking in the dictionary under "the  
selection". It's one of the things listed under "See Also:".

Bob Sneidar
IT Manager
Logos Management
Calvary Chapel CM

On Mar 19, 2009, at 10:39 AM, Mark Smith wrote:

> How do you find out where the current "insertion point" in an
> editable field is?
> I mean, if you have:
> This is line 1
> This is line 2
> This is line 3
> in an editable field, if the user has placed the caret after the 'n'
> in line 2 and then hit return for example, how do you know where in
> the field you are? (either in terms of chars, or char n of line n, or
> whatever).
> This is probably really simple, but I can't for the life of me figure
> it out!
> Best,
> Mark
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