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Form.SetDesktopBounds Method

Sets the bounds of the form in desktop coordinates.

[Visual Basic]
Public Sub SetDesktopBounds( _
   ByVal x As Integer, _
   ByVal y As Integer, _
   ByVal width As Integer, _
   ByVal height As Integer _
)
[C#]
public void SetDesktopBounds(
 int x,
 int y,
 int width,
 int height
);
[C++]
public: void SetDesktopBounds(
 int x,
 int y,
 int width,
 int height
);
[JScript]
public function SetDesktopBounds(
   x : int,
 y : int,
 width : int,
 height : int
);

Parameters

x
The x-coordinate of the form's location.
y
The y-coordinate of the form's location.
width
The width of the form.
height
The height of the form.

Remarks

Desktop coordinates are based on the working area of the screen, which excludes the taskbar. You can use this method to set the position and size of your form on the desktop. Since desktop coordinates are based on the working area of the form, you can use this method to ensure that your form is completely visible on the desktop.

Requirements

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

Form Class | Form Members | System.Windows.Forms Namespace | SetDesktopLocation

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