Control.OnPaintBackground Method (PaintEventArgs)


Paints the background of the control.

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

protected virtual void OnPaintBackground(
	PaintEventArgs pevent


Type: System.Windows.Forms.PaintEventArgs

A PaintEventArgs that contains information about the control to paint.

The OnPaintBackground method enables derived classes to handle Windows background erase requests.

Notes to Inheritors:

Inheriting classes should override this method to handle the erase background request from windows. When overriding OnPaintBackground in a derived class it is not necessary to call the base class's OnPaintBackground.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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