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Point.Subtract Method (Point, Vector)

Subtracts the specified Vector from the specified Point and returns the resulting Point.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

public static Point Subtract(
	Point point,
	Vector vector


Type: System.Windows.Point

The point from which vector is subtracted.

Type: System.Windows.Vector

The vector to subtract from point.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Point
The difference between point and vector.

The following example shows how to subtract a Vector from a Point using the static Subtract method.

private Point subtractExample1()

    Point point1 = new Point(10, 5);
    Vector vector1 = new Vector(20, 30);

    // Subtracts a Vector from a Point using the static Subtract method 
    // and returns the difference as a Point. 
    // pointResult is equal to (-10, -25).
    Point pointResult = Point.Subtract(point1, vector1);

    return pointResult;


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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