ContainerControl.AutoScaleFactor Property

Gets the scaling factor between the current and design-time automatic scaling dimensions.

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

protected SizeF AutoScaleFactor { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.SizeF
A SizeF containing the scaling ratio between the current and design-time scaling automatic scaling dimensions.

The AutoScaleFactor property represents the scaling factor between the CurrentAutoScaleDimensions and AutoScaleDimensions properties. This value is calculated when it is required. For example, if CurrentAutoScaleDimensions is (192, 144) and AutoScaleDimensions is (96, 96) then the AutoScaleFactor is (2.0, 1.5).

For more information about automatic scaling, see Automatic Scaling in Windows Forms.

.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.
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