xtd - Reference Guide  0.1.0
Modern c++17 framework to create console, gui and unit test applications on Windows, macOS and Linux.

§ can_focus()

virtual bool xtd::forms::control::can_focus ( ) const

Gets a value indicating whether the control can receive focus.

true if the control can receive focus; otherwise, false.

In order for a control to receive input focus, the control must have a handle assigned to it, and the visible and enabled properties must both be set to true for both the control and all its parent controls, and the control must be a form or the control's outermost parent must be a form.