Screen.GetWorkingArea Method (Point)


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Retrieves the working area closest to the specified point. The working area is the desktop area of the display, excluding taskbars, docked windows, and docked tool bars.

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

static member GetWorkingArea : 
        pt:Point -> Rectangle


Type: System.Drawing.Point

A Point that specifies the coordinates for which to retrieve the working area.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

A Rectangle that specifies the working area. In multiple display environments where no display contains the specified point, the display closest to the point is returned.

The following code example demonstrates the use of PrimaryScreen property and the GetWorkingArea method. This method requires a form containing a button named Button1

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.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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