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Color.FromRgb Method

Creates a Color structure using the specified sRGB color component values and an alpha value of 1.

Namespace: System.Windows.Media
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)

public static Color FromRgb (
	byte r,
	byte g,
	byte b
public static Color FromRgb (
	byte r, 
	byte g, 
	byte b
public static function FromRgb (
	r : byte, 
	g : byte, 
	b : byte
) : Color
You cannot use methods in XAML.



The sRGB red component, R, of the new Color structure.


The sRGB green component, G, of the new Color structure.


The sRGB blue component, B, of the new Color structure..

Return Value

The Color structure created from r, g, and b and an alpha component value of 1.

The difference between a Color structure created with FromRgb and FromArgb is that FromArgb defines the alpha component while FromRgb uses a default value of 1 for the alpha component.

The alpha channel of a Color structure determines the amount of transparency the Color has. An alpha value of 1 indicates the Color is completely opaque and a value of 0 indicates the Color is completely transparent.

The sRGB components (A, R, G, B) and the ScRGB components (ScA, ScR, ScG, ScB) of the Color structure are synchronized properties. For example, when R, the sRGB red component, is modified the ScRGB red component, ScR, is transformed to the equivalent value.

The following example shows how to use the FromRgb method to create a Color structure.

private Color FromRgbExample()
    // Create a green color using the FromRgb static method.
    Color myRgbColor = new Color();
    myRgbColor = Color.FromRgb(0, 255, 0);
    return myRgbColor;

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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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