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VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow Class

Provides VisualStyleElement objects for the sort arrow of a header item. This class cannot be inherited.

System.Object
  System.Windows.Forms.VisualStyles.VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow

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

public static class SortArrow

The VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertyStatic memberSortedDownGets a visual style element that represents a downward-pointing sort arrow.
Public propertyStatic memberSortedUpGets a visual style element that represents an upward-pointing sort arrow.
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Each property of the VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow class gets a VisualStyleElement for the sort arrow of a header item.

Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003 Platform Note: Visual styles are supported only on these platforms.

The following code example demonstrates how to create a VisualStyleRenderer with the VisualStyleElement returned by the SortedDown property. To run this example, paste it into a Windows Form. Handle the form’s Paint event and call the DrawVisualStyleElementHeaderSortArrow2 method from the Paint event-handling method, passing e as PaintEventArgs.


public void DrawVisualStyleElementHeaderSortArrow2(PaintEventArgs e)
{
    if (VisualStyleRenderer.IsElementDefined(
        VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow.SortedDown))
    {
        VisualStyleRenderer renderer =
             new VisualStyleRenderer(VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow.SortedDown);
        Rectangle rectangle1 = new Rectangle(10, 50, 50, 50);
        renderer.DrawBackground(e.Graphics, rectangle1);
        e.Graphics.DrawString("VisualStyleElement.Header.SortArrow.SortedDown",
             this.Font, Brushes.Black, new Point(10, 10));
    }
    else
        e.Graphics.DrawString("This element is not defined in the current visual style.",
             this.Font, Brushes.Black, new Point(10, 10));
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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