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ComponentTray.GetLocation Method

Gets the location of the specified component, relative to the upper-left corner of the component tray.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms.Design
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)

public Point GetLocation(
	IComponent receiver


Type: System.ComponentModel.IComponent

The IComponent to retrieve the location of.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Point
A Point indicating the coordinates of the specified component, or an empty Point if the specified component could not be found in the component tray. An empty Point has an IsEmpty property equal to true and typically has X and Y properties that are each equal to zero.

GetLocation is an accessor method for the location extender property that is added to each component in the component tray.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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