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MetafileType Enumeration

Specifies types of metafiles. The MetafileHeader.Type property returns a member of this enumeration.

Namespace: System.Drawing.Imaging
Assembly: System.Drawing (in system.drawing.dll)

public enum MetafileType
public enum MetafileType
public enum MetafileType
 Member nameDescription
EmfSpecifies an Enhanced Metafile (EMF) file. Such a file contains only GDI records. 
EmfPlusDualSpecifies an EMF+ Dual file. Such a file contains GDI+ records along with alternative GDI records and can be displayed by using either GDI or GDI+. Displaying the records using GDI may cause some quality degradation. 
EmfPlusOnlySpecifies an EMF+ file. Such a file contains only GDI+ records and must be displayed by using GDI+. Displaying the records using GDI may cause unpredictable results. 
InvalidSpecifies a metafile format that is not recognized in GDI+. 
WmfSpecifies a WMF (Windows Metafile) file. Such a file contains only GDI records. 
WmfPlaceableSpecifies a WMF (Windows Metafile) file that has a placeable metafile header in front of it. 

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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