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TCM_SETCURSEL Overview  Group

The TCM_SETCURSEL message selects a tab in a tab control. You can send this message explicitly or by using the TabCtrl_SetCurSel macro.


wParam = (WPARAM) (int) iItem;  // index of the tab to select 

lParam = 0;                     // not used; must be zero 



Index of the tab to select.

Return Values

Returns the index of the previously selected tab if successful or - 1 otherwise.


A tab control does not send a TCN_SELCHANGING or TCN_SELCHANGE notification message when a tab is selected using this message.

See Also


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