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Rectangle Class

Draws a rectangle. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace: System.Windows.Shapes
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

'Declaration
Public NotInheritable Class Rectangle
	Inherits Shape
'Usage
Dim instance As Rectangle

public final class Rectangle extends Shape
public final class Rectangle extends Shape
<Rectangle .../>

The following example shows how to create a Rectangle element and set its properties by using code. For the complete sample, see Create Shape Elements Using Code Sample.


'Add a Rectangle Element
Dim myRect As New Rectangle()
myRect.Stroke = Brushes.Black
myRect.Stroke = Brushes.Black
myRect.Fill = Brushes.SkyBlue
myRect.HorizontalAlignment = HorizontalAlignment.Left
myRect.VerticalAlignment = VerticalAlignment.Center
myRect.Height = 50
myRect.Width = 50
myGrid.Children.Add(myRect)

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How to: Draw a Rectangle

This example shows how to draw a rectangle by using the Rectangle element.

System.Object
   System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
     System.Windows.DependencyObject
       System.Windows.Media.Visual
         System.Windows.UIElement
           System.Windows.FrameworkElement
             System.Windows.Shapes.Shape
              System.Windows.Shapes.Rectangle
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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