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Rect.ToString Method

Returns a string representation of the rectangle.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)
public override string ToString()

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string representation of the current rectangle. The string has the following form: "X,Y,Width,Height".

The following example shows how to use the ToString() method to get a string representation of a Rect structure.


private string toStringExample()
{
    // Initialize new rectangle.
    Rect myRectangle = new Rect();

    // The Location property specifies the coordinates of the upper left-hand 
    // corner of the rectangle. 
    myRectangle.Location = new Point(10, 5);

    // Set the Size property of the rectangle with a width of 200
    // and a height of 50.
    myRectangle.Size = new Size(200, 50);

    // Get a string representation of a Rect structure.
    // rectString is equal to "10,5,200,50"	.
    string rectString = myRectangle.ToString();

    return rectString;

}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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