VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground Class
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VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground Class

Note: This class is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Provides a VisualStyleElement for an animated background of the notification area. This class cannot be inherited.

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

public static class AnimateBackground
public final class AnimateBackground
public final class AnimateBackground

The Normal property of the VisualStyleElement.TrayNotify.AnimateBackground class returns a VisualStyleElement that represents an animated background of the notification area, which is located at the far right of the taskbar.

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


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 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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